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Transfer Students- Prehealth Information Sessions

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Location: 239a/b Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Interested in Medical, Dental, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, or Other Health Professions Schools? Come learn more about Prehealth Advising and how to make the transition to UNC more successful. With Resa Brinkley, Prehealth Advising Coordinator. No pre-registration required Prehealth.unc.edu Two dates available for this Information Session:  August 18 & 21st- both will be held from […]

Public Speaking & Leadership: Bell Tower Toastmasters Club

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Location: Health Sciences Library

Contact: Francesca Allegri

Description: Weekly club meetings give you a comfortable environment to practice public speaking and leadership skills. Guests are always welcome and the club is open to all, both university and community members. We work with people who join the club to practice professional presentations, interviews, dissertation proposals and defenses, community talks, and other speaking situations. Dues […]

Fire Extinguisher Training

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Location: The Pit

Contact: Kitty Lynn

Description: Deadly fire can happen anytime, anywhere. Protect yourself, family, home, and vehicle. Protect what you love from the deadly effects of fire. Identify key causes of fire situations. Students will take away key acronyms for easy problem solving. Prevent hazards before they occur. Five minutes of training could change your entire life. In the event of rain, this event will be cancelled. Sponsored by Environment, Health, and Safety.

Resume Lab for Transfer Students

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Location: 239a/b Hanes Hall

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Get a head start on building your resume and learning how to utilize all of the resources University Career Services has to offer. Bring a laptop to update your resume and help secure future opportunities. All new and returning transfer students are invited!  

The LinkedIn Experience- UCS Kickoff Day

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Contact: University Career Services

Description: Don’t miss out on THE back-to-school event. Secure your seat for The LinkedIn Experience, August 24 from 9:00am-3:00pm in the Student Union. Representatives from LinkedIn will be on campus to critique your LinkedIn profile, share advice on leveraging LinkedIn to your advantage, take free profile headshots and more. FREE food, t-shirts and exclusive gifts from […]

Communicating Science, Communicating in Science: An Insider’s View

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Location: Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room

Cost: Free

Contact: Liza Terll

Description: 9:15 a.m. Light refreshments 9:30 a.m. Talk by Marc Lavine, Senior Editor at Science What does it take to publish in Science and other high-impact journals? How can you become a more effective communicator of scientific ideas in many contexts? Marc Lavine has been an editor at Science for 16 years and holds a Ph.D. […]

Food Truck Rodeo: UCS Kickoff Day!

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Location: Hanes Hall Parking Lot , Cameron Avenue

Contact: University Career Services

Description: Come Chat and Chow Down at the UCS Food Truck Rodeo. There will be Food, Fun, and Great Giveaways!  If you’ve got a sweet tooth, we’ve got your covered…. Ben & Jerry’s will be there too!!!

Veni, Vidi, Vici! Latin for Botanists

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Location: NC Botanical Garden Education Center

Contact: NC Botanical Garden

Description: Alan Weakley, Director, UNC Herbarium Saturday, August 26; 10 a.m.-12 p.m. · $24 ($22 Members) Get to know the origins and meanings of the Latin names of plants. Explore scientific names that are mischievious, historic, honorific, wrong, descriptive and just plain fun! No verbs will be conjugated.