College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

CNR News 10/15/10

October 14, 2010

I. CNR Alumni Association Career Panel on Medical School
II. Environmental Brown Bag Student Lunch with Kristen Taddonio, Co-Director of Strategic Climate Projects with the EPA
III. Information Session Luncheon: Learn How to Earn an MPA in Environmental Science and Policy at Columbia
IV. Did You Know?
V. Change of Grading Option Deadline

I. Thinking about Medical School?
Thinking about Medical School? Attend the CNR Alumni Association Career Panel!
Tuesday – October 19 – 6:00 p.m.
CNR’s Student Resource Center – 260 Mulford Hall

Got questions? Want to hear how others successfully made a career in Medicine? Come and meet five CNR Alumni who either work in the medical field or currently in medical school. Pizza will be provided.


II. Environmental Brown Bag Student Lunch with Kristen Taddonio, Co-Director of Strategic Climate Projects with the EPA
Date: Tuesday, October 26, 2010
Time: 11:30am-1pm
Location: TBD

Limited seating: Please submit your request to attend online: http://tinyurl.com/EPALunch
Deadline, Tues, 10/19, 5 PM.

Curious about environmental career opportunities with the Federal Government? Interested in how to "get your foot in the door" for a Federal career? Then be sure to attend this helpful, informative lunch discussion! Interested students will hear tips and insights from Kristen Taddonio, Co-Director of Strategic Climate Projects with the EPA in Washington D.C, and have a chance to get their questions answered directly. For more information about the program and about Kristen Taddonio, please click here.


III. Information Session Luncheon: Learn How to Earn an MPA in Environmental Science and Policy at Columbia
The Master of Public Administration Program in Environmental Science and Policy is a twelve-month program that combines Columbia University’s hands-on approach to teaching public policy and administration with pioneering thinking about the environment, educating today’s environmental leaders for a more sustainable tomorrow. Representatives from the program will be on campus Friday, October 29th and 12:00 p.m. in room 260 Mulford to conduct an informational lunch.

For more information or to RSVP, e-mail msk2156@columbia.edu, call 212-854-3124, or go to our website at www.columbia.edu/cu/mpaenvironment.


IV. Did You Know?
Did you know that Tele-Bears will only ask once when you first log in to sign up for classes for the next semester if you "want to be placed on the degree list."


V. Change of Grading Option Deadline
Deadline for undergraduates to change their grading option is two weeks from today, on October 29th at midnight.