Columbia is founding a chapter of Girls Who Code, a national organization dedicated to closing the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors, and is currently recruiting members and student leaders for its January 2015 pilot programming.
Event Date and Time: Wed., Oct. 1, 3 - 4 p.m. Location: Online
The American Association of Medical Colleges invites students to attend a live Twitter chat about financial aid, where participants will have the opportunity to ask questions about financing medical school.
Next Speaker: DT Max, Author Event Date and Time: Wed., Oct. 1, 5 - 7 p.m. Location: 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.
Event Date: Thurs., Oct. 2, 7 - 9 p.m. Event Location: Party Space, Lerner Hall
Students are invited to the Queer Awareness Month (QuAM) Opening Reception, which will feature student reflections, performances, and a keynote speech given by poet and social justice activist Kay Barrett.
Event Date and Time: Mon., Oct. 6, 8 - 9 p.m. Location: 572 Lerner Hall
The Columbia Association of Pre-Dental Students (CAPS) invites students to attend their first general body meeting of the year, where they will have the opportunity to ask questions and get advice about navigating Columbia as a pre-dental student.
Event Date and Time: Wed., Oct. 22, 4 - 6:30 p.m. Location: Satow Room, Lerner Hall
Dr. Fleming Crim, Associate Director of the National Science Foundation's Directorate for Mathematics & Physical Sciences, invites students to attend a town hall, where he will make a short presentation and answer questions regarding MPS and its grantmaking strategy.
Event Dates and Times: Fri., Oct. 24 or Fri., Nov. 7, 3 - 5 p.m. Location: S2-009 Schurman Hall, Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine, 263 New York 366, Ithaca, NY
The Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine invites students to attend an information session, where they will have the opportunity to learn about the admissions process and take a student-guided campus tour.
Event Date and Time: Sat., Oct. 25, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Location: Tosteson Medical Education Center, Harvard Medical School, 260 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA
The Harvard Medical School Chapter of the Student National Medical Association (SNMA) invites students to attend the SNMA Region VII Medical Education Conference, which will provide the opportunity to attend workshops and panel discussions, participate in hands-on activities, and network with a diverse group of students and professionals.
Event Date and Time: Sun., Oct. 26, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Location: Hilton Doubletree Hotel, 455 South Broadway, Tarrytown, NY
The New York State Society of Physician Assistants invites students to attend its Pre-PA Program Fair, where they will have the opportunity to meet admissions representatives from various programs, obtain information about the application process, and learn about career opportunities.
Event Date and Time: Sun., Oct. 26, 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Location: Albert Einstein College of Medicine Jack and Pearl Resnick Campus, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY
The Office of Diversity Enhancement and the Graduate Division in Biomedical Sciences at Albert Einstein Medical College invite students to attend their annual Diversity Open House, where they will have the opportunity to learn about applying to M.D., Ph.D., and M.D.-Ph.D. programs, speak with current students, faculty, and administrators, and tour the facilities.
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.