Health & STEM Professions Lunchbag Series
Smith Prehealth hosts a weekly lunchbag series for students interested in careers in STEM, including the health professions. Students exploring career options are urged to attend presentations on a variety of topics.
Unless otherwise noted, lunchbags are held on Fridays from 12:15 to 1 pm in McConnell Hall.
September 5 - No lunchbag
To avoid conflicting with Sophomore Reboot, no lunchbag will be held today. Sophomores with questions are encouraged to attend Sophomore Reboot and speak with Katie there.
September 12 - Welcome back presentation from the Board of Prehealth Advisers
This presentation is open to anyone and is especially designed for returning students who need to reconnect with Smith Prehealth or who are new to prehealth entirely. New students who cannot attend the session during Orientation are encouraged to come to this lunchbag as well.
September 19 - TBA
September 26 - TBA
October 3 - TBA
October 10 - No lunchbag
October 17 - TBA
October 24 - TBA
October 31 - TBA
November 7 - TBA
November 14 - The Application Process with Committee Letter (Katie Lipp, presenter)
This presentation will orient upcoming applicants to the process of requesting a committee letter of evaluation from the Board of Prehealth Advisers. All students who will apply to medical (MD/DO), dental, optometry or podiatry school, to enter in the fall of 2016, are expected to attend this presentation. Students who will enter one of these professional schools after fall 20106 are also welcome to attend. Those planning to apply to a professional school not listed above do not need to come to this presentation.
November 21 - Personal Statements for Health Profession School (Daryl Gehman, presenter)
This presentation will provide upcoming applicants with tips on writing their personal statement. Students who plan to apply to any type of health profession school, to enter in the fall of 2016, are strongly encouraged to attend this presentation. All are welcome.
November 28 - No lunchbag
December 5 - TBA