Week of March 11th, 2019

"You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.” – George Lorimer


 Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 


Health Professions Club Meetings:

Pre-Vet Club
Next meeting: March 13th | 5:30-6:30pm  | Yates 104
Topic and Guest Speaker: Dr. Keara Boss - Radiation Oncologist 

Pre Dental Club
Next Meeting: March 11th | 5-6pm | Stadium 1203
Guest Speaker: Dentist

Pre Optometry Club
Next Meeting: March 12th | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1203

Rehabilitation Therapy Club (PT and OT)
Next Meeting: March 12th | 6-7pm | Stadium 1204/1205
Topic and Guest Speaker: Midwestern University

Pre Medica Club
Next Meeting: April 3rd | 6:00-7:00pm | Clark A 204
Guest Speaker: PA - OBGYN 

Pre-SOMA Club (DO)
Next Meeting: March 14th | 4-5pm | Stadium 1214
Topic: General Meeting


CSU Relevant Events and Opportunities:

Just In Time Job & Internship Fair
April 3, 2019 | 4:30 to 7:00 pm | LSC Grand Ballroom

CSU Suit-Up Event at JCPenny
March 31st | 6:30-9:30pm | JCPenny at 135 Bockman Drive in Fort Collins
Transportation will be provided again starting at 6pm – students can catch the bus on the corner of Plum and Meridian next to the Bustang stop. For more information and to RSVP click here!
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. Must have CSU ID.

Campus Connections Youth Mentoring Service-Learning Course
Campus Connections has opened recruitment for fall 2019 and they’re looking for students from any major to serve as mentors to Fort Collins youth ages 10-18 years old who have been referred to the program through the juvenile justice system, schools, community agencies, etc. The program benefits the mentees who participate in the program, but CSU Institutional Research has identified that mentors participation in Campus Connections is associated with higher persistence rates, higher graduation rates, faster degree completion, and higher cumulative GPAs. 
Applications due April 1st at 5pm | Learn more and apply here!


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

CU Physical Therapy Preview Day
This is an opportunity for prospective students to learn more about our program from faculty and current students. The day includes an outline of our program, application requirements, campus tours, student panel, and financial aid information.
Saturday April 6th | 8:30am - 12:30 pm | Learn more and register here!

Webinar: Meet the Students with UQ Ochsner students & an Admissions Advisor
March 12th  | 5pm MST | RSVP Here

Penn's Pre-Health Core Studies Program
This 2 year program allows flexible schedules with a depth and diversity of courses to help career-changer students stand out.
Learn more and apply here!

How to Write a Successful Medical School Personal Statement - Free Webinar
March 13th | 6pm MST | Register here

NYU Long Island School of Medicine Full Tuition Scholarships
*Full-tuition scholarships will be offered to all students in this MD degree program regardless of merit or financial need. Learn more a out this program here!


Opportunities for Pre-Vet Students:

Interested in becoming a veterinarian? 
Please join us for an informational session to learn about the admissions process and hear from current DVM students and faculty. 
Who: Individuals who are interested in applying to the veterinary program at Colorado State University within the next two years
Saturday, April 13, 2019 | 7:30am-12pm | Veterinary Teaching Hospital, Room B213
Please RSVP athttps://dvmadmissions.colostate.edu/register/prevetvisitday


Articles of the Week 

- Holistic Review in Medical School Admissions from the AAMC