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Wednesday, July 23 & Wednesday, July 30 | 6:00pm
FREE MCAT Prep (7/23) and GRE Prep (7/30) Sessions

Room 605 HW

The Psychology Deptartment and Kaplan have coordinated these two events to help you succeed beyond graduation! For the MCAT prep, you will review the medical school admissions process, application tips, and the structure and scoring of the MCAT exam. For the GRE prep, you will review the graduate school admissions process, application tips, and the structure and scoring of the GRE exam. For both, you will learn how to create a compelling application, including tips on personal statements and letters of recommendation.

Reserve your spots at

Friday, August 8, 2014 | 9:00am - 3:00pm
CUNY Summer STEM Research Symposium

The Great Hall, Shepard Hall, City University of New York
160 Convent Ave.
New York, NY 10031

CUNY CREST invites students from across CUNY to present at the one-day CUNY Summer STEM Research Symposium. 

Areas of research include (but are not limited to):

  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Geology
  • Geophysics and geodesy
  • Glaciology
  • Global climate and weather studies
  • Informational technology
  • Oceanography and hydrology
  • Physical geography
  • Remote Sensing of the Ocean and Atmosphere
  • Soil Science

Deadline: The pre-registration and abstract deadline is Monday, July 14.  Instructions for abstract submission will be emailed to registrants.

Visit here for more information.

October 12-15, 2014
Graduate School Visit:
Bioscience Opportunities (BOPs) at UW-Madison

University of Wisconsin-Madison

The BOPs preview weekend introduces highly qualified prospective graduate students to bioscience PhD programs offered at the UW-Madison and the breadth of research opportunities available on campus.

Application Deadline: August 15, 2014

Students who apply to this visitation get all expenses paid for - we encourage you to speak to your faculty mentor and/or advisors for guidance on how to best prepare for graduate school visits.

Who Can Participate in BOPs? 

  1. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents.
  2. Applicants must be recent graduates or seniors who will graduate no later than summer of 2015 who intend to apply to a PhD program in the biological sciences for the 2015-2016 academic year. 
  3. Students who are African American, Hispanic, Native American, Southeast Asian, Native Alaskan or Native Pacific Islander, OR who are from low-income homes, OR who are first in their family to attend college are strongly encouraged to apply.

For more information, go here.



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