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Events and Announcements

October 1, 2012

Oct 2 | Law School Fair
Oct 3 | Graduate School Fair
Oct 4 | Homecoming Legacy Night 2012
Oct 4 | Global Health Disparities Research Training Program Fall Symposium & Info Session
Oct 13 | Take a free MCAT, GRE, or LSAT practice test

Oct 2 | Law School Fair
Oct 3 | Graduate School Fair

Law School Fair, Tuesday, October 2, 11:00am to 3:00pm
Graduate School Fair, Wednesday, October 3, 11:00am to 3:00pm

- Learn about application procedures, prerequisites and steps in the admissions process
- Find out where graduates from their programs get jobs
- Get your questions answered in a personalized and risk-free setting
- Obtain brochures and information

Both events take place at the MLK Jr. Student Union, Pauley Ballroom (3rd Floor)

The Career Center is pleased to host these events with: ASUC Legal Clinic, Latino Pre-Law Society, and Partnership for Pre-professional Pilipinos.

Please check the web directory on Callisto for a full list of schools that will be attending the fairs: https://berkeley-csm.symplicity.com/students/
See below for examples of participating schools.

Get a head start on your future today!

Participating Law Schools include highly-ranked programs such as:
Boston College
Boston University School of Law
Duke University School of Law
Fordham Law School
Northwestern Law
Stanford University
UCLA
University of Michigan
University of Southern California
University of Washington School of Law
Vanderbilt University
Washington and Lee University School of Law
...and many more, including many California schools

Participating Graduate and Professional Schools represent fields such as:
Alternative Medicine
Architecture
Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
Biological Sciences
Business Management (MBA)
Chemistry & BioChem
Dentistry
Education
Engineering
Fashion
Finance
Human Medicine
Information Systems
International Relations
Journalism
Nursing
Pharmacy
Psychology
Public Health
Public Policy
Social Welfare
Sports Management
Theology
Veterinary


Oct 3 | Health Professions Expo

10am - 5pm (different speakers each hour)
Alumni House, Sibley Room

Interested in healthcare as a profession but wondering what other interesting, prestigious careers exist beyond being a physician?

Practicing Health Professionals and representatives from a variety of health professional schools will give information about the professions they represent, as well as discuss the preparation and application requirements for the different health fields.

Health Professions presentations:
10am: Nurse Practitioner
11am: Pharmacy
12noon: Optometry
1pm: Occupational Therapy
2pm: Physical Therapy
3pm: Dentistry
4pm: Physician's Assistant

RSVP on Callisto! Attend the sessions you are most interested in.


Oct 4 | Homecoming Legacy Night 2012

Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Legacy Night is an evening of hors d'oeuvres, jazz music, and mingling between students and Cal alumni in the warm twilight glow of the Alumni House patio. There might even be some surprise musical performances! Alumni will share their cherished blue-and-gold memories with Cal’s top students to show them what being a lifelong Golden Bear is all about.

Substantial appetizers and beverages included. Dress for the evening will be business attire.

Menu:

-Beef sliders with arugula and horseradish aioli
-Potato samosa triangles
-Cheese display
-Smoked salmon & cream cheese canapés (Bread generously donated by Semifreddi's)
-Various beverages and desserts

If you'd like to attend this event you can purchase tickets online.


Oct 4 | Global Health Disparities Research Training Program Fall Symposium & Info Session

Please join us for the Global Health Disparities Research Training Program
Fall Symposium and Information Session to be held Oct. 4th at the Alumni
House from 3-7pm.

The symposium will feature the recently returned 2012 Fellows who will
present their summer research work in India, China, Nicaragua, Kenya and
South Africa. We will also be providing information about the program and
the upcoming application process for next year's program. Students
interested in applying for next year are strongly encouraged to attend.

The Global Health Disparities Research Fellowship funds international
summer research for qualified Berkeley students. The program provides
training in infectious diseases and health disparity research, with a
focus on diseases that disproportionately affect people in developing
countries. Additional information can be found at
http://globalhealth.berkeley.edu/mhirt.


Oct 13 | Take a free MCAT, GRE, or LSAT practice test

October 13th, 2012 | 10am | Boalt Hall
What better way to prepare for the MCAT than by taking a crack at a practice test? Next month, we’re giving you just that chance—FREE here on the Cal campus. With our practice test, you’ll:

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Don’t miss out on this chance to get Test Day experience before your exam date rolls around. Email joe.hostetler@kaplan.com with any questions, and we hope to see you there!