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Event Dates: Fri., Oct. 21 - Tues., Nov. 1

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.

Application Deadline: Fri., Oct. 28, 5 p.m.

Students are invited to apply to be part of the Postbac Premed Student Advisory Board. The Advisory Boards are designed to bring a student voice directly into administrative decision-making at GS.

Application Deadline: Thurs., Nov. 10, 5 p.m.

GS Student Life invites Postbac Premed students to apply to serve as Orientation Leaders (OLs) for the Spring 2017 New Student Orientation Program (NSOP).

Postbac News

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October 25, 2016

Earlier today, Dean Awn sent the following message to GS students and staff.

October 21, 2016

On Wednesday October 26, Columbians are coming together to change lives that change the world on Columbia Giving Day.

March 23, 2016

The Premedical Association’s 2016 Medical School Fair at Columbia University was an impressive feat of coordination and innovation, bringing together 55 medical, dental, veterinary, and allied health graduate schools, and over 400 students from Columbia University, Barnard College, and other universities in the New York Metro area.

Alumni News

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June 16, 2015

Several alumni of the Postbac Premed Program played significant roles in the 2014-2015 season of The Bard Hall Players, the theater troupe of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

April 28, 2015

Postbac alumna Lauren Helm '99 was recently featured in O Magazine article on career changes and real-life reinventions.

April 17, 2015

Postbac Premed alumnus and current Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University student Michael Natter '11 recently gained national attention for his medical drawings, successfully combining the worlds of medicine and art.

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September 10, 2013

Victory Media has named the School of General Studies a 2014 Military Friendly School.