Announcements!

Important Announcements from Mrs. Roelke!

A representative from Ohio State University College of Optometry will be visiting UMBC on Wednesday, October 24th, 2012 during free hour in Sondheim Hall room 109.

A representative from Salus University will be visiting UMBC on Monday, November 5, 2012 during Free Hour in Sondheim Room 109.  Salus will be highlighting their optometry program, but they also offer the following: Doctor of Optometry, Doctor of Audiology, Physician Assistant (Masters of Medical Science), Master of Public Health, and various Rehabilitation programs.

From now until November 15, Walkin Hours and Appointments will be reserved for current UMBC Juniors, Seniors, and UMBC Post-Bac students ONLY. After November 15, Walkin Hours and Appointments will be open again to ALL current UMBC students after the office shifts back to its normal schedule and processes.

Please review:

http://www.umbc.edu/blogs/premed/2012/05/walkins_appointments_during_sp.html.

There is a MANDATORY freshman advising meeting for all new UMBC freshman or freshman-transfer students who are interested in attending medical, dental, optometry, podiatry, or veterinary school after graduating from UMBC. For those who qualify, please go this helpful website below to understand more about it:

http://www.umbc.edu/blogs/premed/2012/02/mandatory_freshmen_advising_me_1.html

Also, there is a MANDATORY sophomore advising meeting for any current UMBC sophomores or sophomore transfer student who are interested in attending medical, dental, optometry, podiatry, or veterinary school after graduating from UMBC. For those who qualify, please go this helpful website below to understand more about it:

http://www.umbc.edu/blogs/premed/2012/03/mandatory_sophomore_advising_m_2.html

Relay For Life!

This will likely be the biggest event of the year!  Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life is an overnight relay-style event where our student body forms teams of people to camp out in the quad overnight (6pm-6am). The members of each team take turns walking around the track for the night.  There will be food, games, activities, and a little bit of friendly competition to see which team can raise the most money!  Fundraising efforts and donations go to the American Cancer Society who continue to help fight back against cancer through research, finding cures, and helping people get well. Pre-Med Society already has its own team, and a goal to raise $10k!! Let’s do it!! To join our team and/or donate follow this link:  

http://main.acsevents.org/goto/PreMedUMBC 

 

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