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Posted: Wed., Jan. 28
Online Info Session:
Tues., Feb. 10, 12:30 p.m.

Registration for the April-June exam dates of the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT) will open on Wed., Feb. 11. Registration for the July-September exam dates will open in late April. An announcement will be made Feb. 11 once registration opens.

Posted: Jan. 23

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) invites students to take advantage of its tutoring services. Walk-in tutoring is currently available, and peer tutoring will begin Mon., Feb. 2.

Posted: Jan. 15

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.

Posted: Jan. 30

Students are invited to apply for tutoring volunteer positions at Harlem RBI, a non-profit youth development program based in East Harlem that works with elementary and middle school students.

Posted: Jan. 26

The GS Student Life Allocations Board invites students and student organizations to apply for funding for events and initiatives.

Posted: Jan. 23

Counseling and Psychological Services invites students to attend support groups on a variety of topics.

Orientation Date and Time: Fri., Jan. 30, 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: 306 Lerner Hall

The Double Discovery Center at Columbia College, which works with low-income and first generation college-bound youth to ensure high school graduation, college enrollment and completion, and responsible adulthood, invites students to attend their organization meeting, where they will have the opportunity to lean about volunteering with the organization. 

Event Date and Time: Sun., Feb. 1, 2 - 4 p.m.
Lerner Hall, Broadway Room

Students are invited to attend the Charles Drew Pre-Medical Society's general body meeting, where they will have the opportunity to learn about updates on plans for the semester, ask questions, and receive feedback from current members.

Submission Deadline: Sun., Feb. 1, 11:59 p.m.

The Intima, an online journal that publishes original contributions that relate to the theory and practice of narrative medicine, is seeking submissions for its Spring 2015 edition.

Event Dates and Times: Mon., Feb. 2, 8:30 p.m.
Location: 312 Mathematics Hall

Students are invited to attend an information session about volunteering with the Terence Cardinal Cooke "At Your Service" Program.

Next Speaker: Nellie Herman
Event Date and Time: Wed., Feb. 4, 5 - 7 p.m.
Faculty Club of Columbia University Medical Center, 4th Floor, Physicians and Surgeons Building, 630 West 168th Street

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.

Next Event: After Depression: Reflections on Oral and Written Personal Narrative as Archive of Feelings
Event Date and Time: Thurs., Feb. 5, 6 - 8 p.m.

The Oral History Master of Arts Program and the Program in Narrative Medicine at Columbia University invite students to attend the Oral History, Medicine, and Health Workshop Series.

Next Event Date and Time: Thurs., Feb. 5, 6 - 8 p.m.
Location: William Black Building Alumni Auditorium, Medical Center Campus

Public Safety invites students to attend a class on basic self-defense, taught by the Columbia University Shotokan Karate Club.

Application Deadline: Fri., Feb. 6

Students are invited to apply for SPURS, which provides the opportunity for participants to gain biomedical research experience.

Enrollment Deadline: Fri., Feb. 6
Event Dates and Times: Sat., Feb. 14 and Sat., Feb 21, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: St. Luke's Hospital, 111 Amsterdam Avenue

The Language Services Department at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center invites students to attend a two-day training program to acquire basic interpretation skills in the medical setting.

Next Event: The Sublime Experience
Event Date and Time: Sat., Feb. 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.

Next Event: Careers in Bioethics: How to Teach Ethics - Views from Across the University
Event Date and Time: Mon., Feb. 9, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: TBA

The Columbia University Bioethics Program invites students to attend upcoming events.

Event Date and Time: Mon., Feb. 2 and Wed., Feb. 4, 5 - 7 p.m.

Public Safety invites students to come and get their ID engraved on their laptop or phone for free to help prevent theft.

Next Event Date and Time: Wed., Feb. 11, 1 - 2 p.m.
Location: Room 213, Ruth S. Harley University Center, Adelphi University, 1 South Avenue, Garden City, NY

Adelphi University invites students to attend upcoming events in its Center for Health Innovation Faculty Scholar Lecture Series.

Event Date and Time: Thurs., Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Bard Hall, Columbia University Medical Center, 50 Haven Avenue

The Mailman School of Public Health invites students to attend Health Outcomes Research in an Era of Cost Containment - Improving Efficiency of Research: Decreasing Costs, Increasing Quality, which is part of the Columbia University Epidemiology Scientific Symposia series.

Application Deadline: Fri., Feb. 13

Students are invited to apply for PULSE, a six-week academic enrichment program that provides academic, clinical, research, and service learning opportunities with a focus on urban health needs.

Next Event Date and Time: Tues., Feb. 17, 6 p.m.
Location: Online

The Columbia School of Continuing Education invites students to attend upcoming information sessions about its Bioethics Programs.

Application Deadline: Fri., Feb. 20

Environmental Stewardship invites students to submit an application to the Green Fund, which grants funding for student-led projects focused on improving sustainability on Columbia University campuses.

Application Deadline: Mon., March 30

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.

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
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.

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.

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