Week of August 27th, 2018

"They may forget your name, but they will never forget how you made them feel."
- Maya Angelou


First years, welcome to CSU! Returning students, welcome back! We are happy you are all here and hope that your first week of classes was great! As a reminder, this newsletter will go out weekly on Monday's and will have information on opportunities, clubs, important dates, etc. 


Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities


Club Opportunities:

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (Pre-PT and Pre-OT)
Meet and Greet with Club Officers | Stadium 1204 | August 28th | 6-7pm
Meetings are the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month from 6-7pm in Stadium 1204

Pre-Veterinary Club
Next Meeting: September 5th | 5:30-6:30pm | Clark A 101
Meet the officer team and other CSU students interested in veterinary medicine, learn what the Club has to offer, pay dues (if you elect to join -$20.00 for the year or $12.00 for one semester – can pay at a later time) and, if you wish, order cool merchandise.

Pre-Dental Club
Meetings are every other Monday starting August 27th | Stadium 1213 | 5-6pm

Pre-Pharmacy Club
September 13th | 5:00pm | Location TBD

Pre-Optometry Club
More information on meetings coming soon!

Premedica Club
Next Meeting: September 5th | 6pm | Clark C146
Meetings are the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of every month with an additional meeting the 4th week of September
Premedica will also be hosting a movie viewing of Brain on Fire August 30th at 7pm in BSB 131!


For All:

JCPenny Suit-Up Event
135 Bockman Drive, Fort Collins | September 9th | 6-9:30pm
CSU students and their families, as well as staff and faculty, are invited to come shop and save an extra 40% off select career apparel, shoes, undergarments, and accessories. This discount is on top of any current sale or clearance prices, which will result in huge discounts! A CSU ID is required for admittance.

Get Ram Career Ready
Location - Career Center | Dates - Sept. 10th-14th & 17th | Time - 10am - 2pm


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Macquarie University, Australia: Doctor of Medicine MD Webinar
August 29th | 6pm MT | Register here
Join the Executive Dean of Medicine and Health Sciences, student support staff and current students to learn about the Doctor of Medicine (Macquarie MD).

AACP Virtual Pharmacy School Fair
September 12th | Register for free here!

Pre-SOMA Club (Student Osteopathic Medical Association)
Are you interested in being a DO? Want to learn more about being a DO? Want to get involved in a club that will host talks by local DO physicians, immersive medical clinics, national events, and more? Click here to get involved!

Rocky Vista University Open House
Sept. 14th | 12-6pm | Register and learn more here

CU Anschutz Pre-Health Day
CU Anschutz Medical Campus | Sept. 22nd | 7:30am - 3:00pm
Register Here

ThermaSwim Adaptive Swim Job Opportunity
Want to teach Adaptive Swimming Lessons and Water Safety to children with special needs? Click here for more information. 

Crossroads Dermatology Employment Opportunity
Crossroads Dermatology, which is a new office planning to open in early September 2018, is seeking pre-health professionals to work in their office. Duties will include rooming patients and taking their chief complaint as well as relaying information to the doctor, scribing diagnoses, assisting in procedures, and patient education. Apply with your resume via email at drbair@crossroadsdermatology.com


Opportunities for Pre-Veterinary Students

CSU Walk with a Doc and a Dog
CSU Diagnostic Medical Center | Aug. 18th | 9am
Learn More Here

CSU Pets Forever Course for Fall 2018
Learn more about this program and how to register for this course here.

All Aboard Animal Rescue - Foster a Dog
Want to foster a dog and provide a loving and safe home? Learn more about fostering, All aboard Animal Rescue and the application process here.


Articles of the Week

- NYU Free Tuition for Medical School from the New York Times
- Advice for a Student Starting Medical School by Adam Cifu, MD