Week of September 3rd, 2018

“To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.” – Anatole France


 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities


This week come learn more about and practice the MMI with our Health Professions Advisor's and staff from the CSU Career Center!
Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) Interview Preparation Event

September 6th | 5-7:30 pm | Stadium 1215

Club Opportunities:

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (Pre-PT and Pre-OT)
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
Next Meeting: September 20th | 5:00pm | Stadium 1203
Meetings are the third Thursday of every month at 5pm in Stadium 1203

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


Relevant CSU Events:

TILT Academic Success Workshops
Click here  to view the fall workshop schedule!

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


Scholarship Opportunities:

The Grand Plan Scholarship for $5,000
Get more information and apply for this scholarship here!


Entrance Exam and Interview Preparation:

Multiple Mini Interview (MMI) Interview Preparation Event
September 6th | 5-7:30pm | Stadium 1215

Free online physics lesson for the MCAT
September 7th | 7pm | Register here

GRE Free Prep Week Courses
Courses start September 9th and you can sign up here!


Volunteer Opportunities:

SLiCE Adaptive Swim (SAS) 
This is a service program that occurs every Sunday from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm beginning in October and is held at EPIC Pool and Ice Center. More information about SAS can be found here. To apply as a volunteer, click here.

Thank Golly It’s Friday (TGIF)
This is a service program pairing CSU student volunteers with teens in the community who have a variety of complex needs. More information about TGIF can be found here. To apply as a volunteer, click 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. 

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.


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Understanding how Research can Improve Rehabilitation Presentation
September 7th | 3-4pm | HES Teaching Facility Room #105
Contact Brett.Fling@colostate.edu with questions

APTA's DPT Educational Virtual Fair
September 18th | Register here

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

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

Colorado Dermatology Group Opportunity
Colorado Dermatology Group is a Fort Collins, CO based dermatology practice that specializes in medical and surgical dermatology. They are seeking a pre-health professional to work in their office as a medical assistant. Visit their website at www.coloradodermatologygroup.com to learn more about their practice and apply with your resume via email at info@coloradodermatologygroup.com.


Opportunities for Pre-Veterinary Students

Zoobiquity Colorado: Connecting Human and Animal Health through Regenerative Medicine Conference
To learn more and register click here

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


Articles of the Week

- Veterinarian Debt Relief through new Colorado Program by Kristen Browning-Bias
- Cultural Competence from the AAMC