Events

Global Readiness Certificate Information Session for CAS Students

September 29; 4 - 5 pm

The new, Miami Global Readiness Certificate (GRC) is launching a cohort exclusively with students in the College of Arts & Science in the Spring of 2021. The GRC is designed for students of all majors who want to position themselves strategically for employment in today's increasingly competitive, diverse, and global workforce …

ORU Office Hours: Internal Funding

October 2; 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Learn more about internal funding opportunities for undergraduate research …

Scripps Research Internship Open House

October 6; 2 - 4:30 pm

This is a 3-hour event dedicated to understanding the requirements and materials needed for a successful application to our Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows (SURF-REU) program and similar opportunities during the academic year. The first hour will feature a panel of former SURF interns who are currently graduate students at Scripps Research. They will provide tips on how to craft your SURF application and advice on how to have a successful internship. Two graduate students will present their research during the second hour of this event. Graduate Office representatives will be available during the third hour to respond to questions about the application submission and the program expectations and requirement …

"Disciplinary Approaches to Research" (faculty & student panel)

October 6; 4 - 5 pm

Curious about the research being conducted in your major? This panel series will explore research questions and approaches across disciplines from both the faculty and student perspective. Students will have the opportunity to ask questions about ongoing research …

Health Careers Majors and Minors Fair

October 12; 12 pm

Visit the Mallory-Wilson Center YouTube Channel for an inside look at different majors and minors offered by Miami that can complement a pre-health education, and even enhance your application for professional school …

Health Career Talks: Cincinnati Children's

October 12; 6:30 - 7:30 pm

The Center for Career Exploration & Success and the Miami chapter of the American Medical Student Association host Health Career Talks. Come learn from employers who work in two different areas of the healthcare industry. Open to all majors …

Health Careers Week

October 12-16

Health Careers Week is an annual symposium hosted by the Mallory-Wilson Center for Healthcare Education in collaboration with other Miami offices and student organizations …

Medical Ethics Discussion

October 14; 1 - 3 pm

Watch a short video about Dax Cowart and join the Mallory-Wilson Center and the Miami University Bioethics Society in a discussion about this case's implications on medical ethics and healthcare …

Health Professional School Admission Panel

October 14; 6 - 8 pm

Listen to admission representatives from medical, dental, pharmacy, physical therapy, and physician assistant programs discuss what it means to be a pre-health student, the application process, and what they are looking for in candidates …

Healthcare Professional Panel I

October 15; 4 - 5:30 pm

A panel of current healthcare professionals, including an occupational therapist, physical therapist, speech and language pathologist, pharmacist, and dentist will discuss their chosen career paths, how they knew it was the right path for them, and the differences between their individual careers …

Healthcare Professional Panel II

October 15; 5 - 6:30 pm

A panel of current healthcare professionals, including a physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, social worker, and genetic counselor will discuss their chosen career paths, how they knew it was the right path for them, and the differences between their individual careers …

Dr. Margaret Green: Infectious Disease Specialist

October 15; 6:30 - 8 pm

Dr. Green is an infectious disease specialist in Seattle, on faculty at the University of Washington. She has been working on the front lines treating patients with COVID-19 since the outset of the pandemic. She will be discussing the physical and emotional challenges that the pandemic has wrought, not only on patients and their families, but also on physicians and other healthcare providers …

ORU Office Hours: "Streamlining the Internship Process"

October 16; 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Students are invited to learn more about how research internships can align with the recommendations from Center for Career Exploration & Success …

"Careers & Research"

October 19; 11 am - 12 pm

This professional development workshop for undergraduate researchers will explore strategies for highlighting your research experiences during the job search. Topics include incorporating your research into interview responses, describing research experiences on your resume, and condensing your research into a concise 'elevator pitch.' The workshop is open to all students regardless of classification, major, or research involvement …

"From Evolving Dragonflies to Invading Lanternflies: How Your Observations Can Lead to Amazing Discoveries"

October 21; 6:30 - 9 pm

If you are looking for a fun, socially distanced, all-ages activity, you might enjoy the Hefner Museum's iNaturalist BioBlitz. This is an easy app for any age or knowledge level that allows you to look at the nature in your neighborhood in a scientific way. Simply take a picture of any kind of organism then, using artificial intelligence and crowdsourcing, you can identify that organism and record your observations in a way that makes them scientifically useful. Community results will be discussed at the 46th annual Hefner Lecture, along with recognition of productive contributors, and the importance of citizen science data. Dr. Michael P. Moore and Dr. Carrie Seltzer will show how observations like yours make a difference to our understanding of the world …