Week of April 8th, 2019

"See the light in others and treat them as if that is all you see."
-Wayne Dyer


PRE-NURSING STUDENTS: Please join us next week for a drop-in lunch session with the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing (Scottsbluff, NE). Sue Wilhelm, PhD, RN-C is an Assistant Professor and Assistant Dean of the West Nebraska Division. She will be here to speak with pre-nursing students next Wednesday April 17th noon-1pm in the Big South Conference Room (room number 202 in the Collaborative for Student Achievement, on the east side of Canvas Stadium). Lunch will be provided! Please RSVP to advising_hp@mail.colostate.edu so we can estimate how much food to order


Important Dates, Events, and Opportunities 

Health Professions Club Meetings:

Pre-Dental Club
Next meeting: Monday April 8th | 4:30-6:30pm | Stadium 1203

Health Professions Student Association - Rehab Therapy
Next meeting: Tuesday April 9th | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1204

Pre-Optometry Club
Next meeting: Tuesday April 9th | 6:00-7:00pm | Stadium 1203

Pre-SOMA Club
Next meeting: Thursday April 11th | 4:00-5:00pm | Stadium 1214

Pre-Vet Club
Next meeting: Wednesday April 17th | 5:30-6:30pm | Clark A103
Topic: Application Workshop

Next meeting: Wednesday April 17th | 6:00-7:00pm


CSU Relevant Events and Opportunities:

Jump-start your Spanish! LSPA108 Intensive Spanish I 
Spanish fluency is very valuable as a healthcare professional. This 12-week intensive summer course covers both LSPA100 and LSPA101. It is offered May 20th-July 14th. Register through RAMweb, and contact the Department of Languages,Literatures and Cultures if you have any questions.


Opportunities for Pre-Human Heath Students:

Brown University - The Warren Alpert Medical School
Master of Science in Medical Sciences is a graduate program for students pursuing careers in healthcare, and need to strengthen their credentials. Checkout their website for more information.

Medical Scribe job opening at Rocky Mountain Family Physicians
Seeking a pre-med student with a lighter course load or taking a gap year. The start date is flexible between now and June, and pay is $14/hr (with the possibility for increase over time). Please contact Alisha Eskew for more information.

InGenius Prep Webinar about AMCAS Activities & Experiences
Dr. Ariana Metchik, a former Admissions Committee Member from Harvard Medical School, will discuss what medical schools are looking for in the "activities & experiences" section of AMCAS. The webinar is this Wednesday April 10th at 6:30pm Mountain Standard Time, and is free. You can register here.


Article of the Week 

- Maximize Study Abroad as a Premedical Student

- Why You Can (and Should!) Study Abroad as a Pre-Med Student