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Important Dates for 2017-2018

Graduate & Professional School Expo

Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Time:  11 a.m.–1 p.m.
Location: Case Student Center, second floor

Free and open to all students, this is one of our biggest events of the year. Is grad school potentially in your future? Whether you are just starting to consider your future career or already have a specific goal in mind, don't miss the sixth annual Skidmore Graduate and Professional School Expo. In this casual setting, you will learn directly from admissions representatives about various programs and admissions criteria. Registration is recommended.

Career Jam

Date: Friday, October 20, 2017
Time: 3–5 p.m.
Location: Murray Aikins, second floor

Parents, alumni volunteers, and members of local organizations and the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing will be on campus to talk to you about their careers. Don’t miss our largest on-campus networking event of the year! Business casual to business formal attire highly recommended. Registration is recommended.

Networking for Careers in Health Sciences (virtual event, alumni only)

Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Time: noon–1 p.m.

Use Brazen chat event software to further your career and build your alumni network. From anywhere, you will be able to log in and join up to four virtual booths: open networking, chat with an advisor, applying to medical school, or allied health professions. Chats will be in an instant messaging form. Registration required; sign up here. Questions? Please contact Lauren Sisson.

Disparities in Healthcare Panel: Contemporary Issues in Public Health

Date: Thursday, November 9, 2017
Time: 11:10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
Location: LI 222 (academic technologies classroom)

Skidmore College is partnering with the State University of New York Upstate Medical College to offer a panel on disparities in healthcare. All students who are enrolled in the "Contemporary Issues in Public Health" course will participate. This remote session will also be open to the larger Skidmore student body as well as students at Upstate Medical School. There is room for six students to join the class in person. Others will be asked to join remotely. 

Panelists include physicians, faculty, public health experts, as well as students enrolled in medical school and public health graduate programs: Dr. Kaushal Nanavati, Dr. Brian Thompson, Dr. Christopher Morley, Lamees Galal, Sydney Russell Leed, and Osarieme Evbuomwan. We are fortunate to have such an accomplished group to share their expertise with our students, and we are looking forward to this unique event. Registration is recommended. If joining the event remotely, please contact Shannon Rodriguez.

Health Professions Panel

Date: Friday, February 9, 2018
Time: 2:30–4 p.m.
Location: Davis Auditorium, Palamountain Hall. Reception to follow in the Class of 1967 Lobby outside of Gannett Auditorium.

Hear from alumni regarding their experiences as health professionals. Please check back for more details. Questions? Contact Shannon Rodriguez.