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Oct. 22, 2021

 

Thursday, September 13th, 1:00-2:30 PM, RWC Room 1010
How to Build Your Academic Resume: Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Attendees will be provided with tips and templates for preparing their CV (academic resume). A CV is a required component in the OUR and CSUN funding applications. Register today by following this link.

Thursday, September 27th, 12:00-1:00pm, SU Room 213
SOM & OUR Journal Club
Please join the UNLV School of Medicine (SOM) and the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) for a newly established reading group this fall. Students will receive a journal article prior to each meeting to review and discuss. Dr. Bester, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Director of Bioethics, will lead the discussion on this article. Light lunch will be provided. Registration is required. Please follow this link.

Tuesday, October 2nd, 12:00-1:45pm, RWC Room 1010
All Things Lab Safety Training
Risk Management & Safety (RMS) staff will cover lab safety precautions and hazards to avoid. This training meets OSHA requirements and is only required once for researchers. Register today by following this link.

Tuesday, October 3rd, 11:00am - 1:00pm, SU Ballrooms A & B
Diversity Research & Mentorship Reception
UNLV students, faculty, and staff are invited to learn about faculty of color research interests, publications, & courses taught, discuss research and mentorship opportunities. RSVP by Sept. 27th to attend this event by following this link. 

Wednesday, October 10th, 1:00-3:00pm, SU First Floor and Pida Plaza
CSUN Research Fair - Lab and research groups from fields across campus will provide information and answer questions about their work. Undergraduate students interested in getting involved can learn about the types of research on campus, meet UNLV researchers, and apply for research positions. This event is co-sponsored with the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR).

Tuesday, October 23rd, 1:00– 2:15pm, RWC Room 1010
Research Training: Human Subjects - Office of Research Integrity staff will review the requirements students must meet for research involving human participants. Register today by following this link.

Tuesday, November 6th, 1:00-2:15pm, RWC Room 1010
How to Write a Strong Statement of Purpose
Learn how to write a strong and effective statement of purpose for a range of academic activities. A statement of purpose is a required component of OUR and CSUN funding applications. Register today by following this link.

Thursday, November 8th, 11:00am – 1:00pm, SU Room 213
SOM & OUR MSTP Consultations
UNLV School of Medicine Office (SOM) of Diversity and Inclusion will provide individual consultations for students interested in learning about NIH-funded Medical Scientist Training Programs (MSTP). Appointments are no longer available for this event. 

Thursday, November 8th, 11:45am - 1:00pm, SU Room 222
SOM & OUR Journal Club
Please join the UNLV School of Medicine (SOM) and the Office of Undergraduate Research (OUR) for a reading group. Students will receive a journal article prior to each meeting to review and discuss. Dr. Bester, Assistant Professor, Family Medicine and Director of Bioethics, will lead the discussion on this article. Light lunch will be provided. Registration is required. Please follow this link.

Friday, December 7th,12:00-1:15pm, SU Room 213
Faculty Development Series: How to Write an Effective Letter of Recommendation
This workshop will frame the structural elements of an effective academic LOR; provide tips on information you need to produce a compelling narrative; suggest materials needed from the candidate; and outline current best practices on creating letter content. Students are encouraged to attend. Register today by following this link.