The GS Resident Advisor (RA) provides support to all GS students living in University Apartment Housing by helping to facilitate a positive living and academic environment, serving as a peer resource for residents experiencing roommate issues, and working to develop a sense of community among residents through events and programs.
Registration for the Summer 2015 semester opened on March 2 and continues through July 10. As registration deadlines differ for each session, students should refer to the Columbia Summer website to ensure they do not miss a deadline.
Event Date and Time: Sat., March 7, 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. Location: Columbia University Medical Center: A1 (P&S 1st Floor), 630 West 168th Street
Students are invited to attend the Student National Dental Association's Tenth Annual Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Symposium, which will feature case presentations by practitioners in the field as well as the opportunity to meet with current students, current residents, and admissions and financial aid representatives.
Next Event: Apprehending Consciousness Event Date and Time: Sat., March 7, 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Location: Marianne & Nicholas Young Auditorium, New York Psychoanalytic Society & Institute, 247 East 82nd Avenue
The Helix Center for Interdisciplinary Investigation invites students to attend upcoming roundtable discussions.
Event Date and Time: Sun., March 15, 2:30 - 5 p.m. Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, 2500 Calvert Street, NW Washington, DC 20008
Students interested in veterinary medicine are invited to attend the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges' (AAVMC) annual Veterinary Career Fair & Information Sessions event, where they will meet with admissions representatives from various medical colleges in the US and abroad, and gain information on careers in veterinary medicine and on applying to veterinary schools.
Registration Deadline: Mon., March 16 Event Date and Time: Sat., April 4, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Location: 401 Hammer Health Sciences Building, Columbia University Medical Center, 701 West 168th Street
Students are invited to attend the Student National Dental Association's Impressions Program, which provides an opportunity to interact with current dental students, learn about the application and interview process, and practice using dental instruments and materials in a lab setting.
Application Deadline: Mon., March 16 Program Dates: Wed., May 29 - Fri., June 5
The Rutgers School of Dental Medicine invites students to apply for its "Gateway to Dentistry" program, which is designed to introduce the wide range of career options associated with the dental profession.
Date and Time: Sat., March 28, 9:15 a.m. - 3 p.m. Location: Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Jordan Medical Education Center, 5th Floor, Law Auditorium, 3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA
The Perelman School of Medicine in Philadelphia invites students to attend A Day in the Life: A Program for Students Underrepresented in Medicine, a day of interactive sessions on the medical school admissions process and transitioning to medical school.
The American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine invites students to apply for a Sherry R. Arnstein Minority Student Scholarship, which provides newly-accepted and continuing osteopathic medical students with a financial scholarship.
From reenergizing after midterms to surviving finals to planning for graduation, this workshop series—created by GS students for GS students—provides tools for success for nontraditional students at various stages of their academic and professional careers. The schedule of events will be released in the upcoming weeks.
Next Speaker: Marion Nestle, Ph.D., M.P.H., Goddard Professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health, New York University Event Date and Time:Wed., April 1, 4 - 5:30 p.m Location: Alumni Auditorium, Black Building, 650 West 168th Street
The Mailman School of Public Health invites students to attend this year's Grand Rounds on the Future of Public Health series: Next Gen Population Health.
Next Speaker: Cheryl Mattingly* Event Date and Time: Wed., April 1, 5 - 7 p.m. Location: The Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, 4th Floor, Physicians and Surgeons Building, 630 West 168th Street
*March 4, 2015 film screening and discussion with Peter Nicks has been cancelled and will be rescheduled.
Students are invited to attend Narrative Medicine Rounds, which are lectures or readings presented by scholars, clinicians, or writers engaged in work at the interface between narrative and health care.
Event Date: Sat., April 11, 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Location: The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center, Harvard Medical School, 77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Boston, MA
Students are invited to attend the New England Science Symposium, which provides a forum for students to share their biomedical and health-related research activities, exchange ideas, engage in discussions related to career development in the sciences, and expand their professional networks.