Nov 10: IS Meet Up: Science, Health Environment and Big Data Careers

Thursday, November 10, 2016 at 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
Room 700, University Center
RSVP here: (head count for food!)

Enjoy food and conversation with students, alumni, and faculty in the Interdisciplinary Science Program
All students are invited to learn how to find, fund, and secure a research or summer internship experience in public health, environmental advocacy, sustainable practices, community based research, big data analysis, clinical trials, and bench science.  Jennifer MacDonald from Student Success will be illustrating the advantage of creating a resume or curriculum vitae for internships, fellowships, and employment. Emily Defelippis, Interdisciplinary Science Minor, will share her summer academic program in microbiology and explain how this experience will make her more competitive for summer research experiences (Slide Set). Faculty and staff from the program will also discuss the potential for a short course offered in spring designed to provide students with necessary molecular biology skills for research experiences. Agenda below.

6:00pm- 6:25 pm  University Faculty Lounge with food and socializing and introductions and networking UC Rm 700
6:40m-7:00pm: Move to UC Rm 618 for -CV- Resume discussion by Jennifer MacDonald, STEM experienced Career Counselor and Advisor at Student Success
7:00pm- 7:10pm:  Emily Defelippis, one of our current students, will briefly discuss how her summer course on microbiology and immunology makes connections to her past and current courses and how she intends to use this to secure an REU and present her internships/REU list and how she found them  slide set
7:10pm- 7:20pm  Katayoun Reviews Student Resources pull down menus from IS Blog.
HRTP NYCDOH internship applications due Nov 15;  CDC health appointments for those that are graduating are due in Feb. Volunteer/network opp with Biofabricate Nov 17th
7:20pm- 7:30pm Q & A about Summer, REUs, etc.