What’s Going On?
UNC Gillings and its departments sponsor many public lectures, seminars and many other events for our faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends. Please join us!
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Student Events and Announcements
Career Events and Announcements
For more on this week’s career events, please visit the UNC Career Services website.
2014 TIBBS Career Blitz – for graduate students and post-docs
Wednesday, March 5th 2:30-5:00pm
This year, we will have PhD trained scientists from 12 different career tracks on hand in a casual setting to answer your questions about what they do, how they navigated their career paths, and how you can follow in their footsteps. Enjoy light refreshments while you speak with just a few scientific career ambassadors or all of them during the 2.5 hour come-and-go event. Register here. Career profiles and the event schedule are posted here.
Australian Indigenous Health, Tobacco Control, and Culturally Mediated Alcohol ScreeningMarch 06, 2014 4:00pm-5:30pm
Join Raglan Maddox (PhD, University of Canberra) for his presentation on tobacco control, social networks and the influence on smoking among Indigenous Australians. Dr. Ray Lovett (Adjunct Post Doc Fellow, Australian National University) will present on culturally mediated alcohol screening in primary healthcare settings Raglan Maddox at email@example.com
2014 Spotlight on Student Research Poster Event
March 21, 2014 2:00pm-3:00pm
Upper Atrium MHRC
For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
ESO Spring Speaker “On Being an Epidemiologist All the Way to 2050”
March 24, 2014
MHRC 0001 (Blue Cross Blue Shield Auditorium)
Dr. Samet will look back at where the field was 36 years ago in 1978 and where the field might be in 2050, 36 years from now. He will also discuss career issues, such as engagement in translational activities and the challenges ahead for staying relevant. Reception to follow. For more information contact Sydney Jones at email@example.com.
Marci K. Campbell Dissertation Award
Deadline: March 28, 2014 at 5pm
The UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center announces The Marci Kramish Campbell Dissertation Award, a competitive $5,000 award to recognize excellence in dissertation research focused on cancer and the population sciences. This cash award goes directly to the recipient and can be used for any purpose. For more information click here.
Friday, March 21
8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
(Meet and greet social from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.)
A special visiting day for admitted graduate students. Come meet with faculty and staff, get to know our students, and get your questions answered. Registration is required for this event. For registration and event information, go to our Visit Us page.
Spring 2014 Commencement
Saturday, May 10
We ask all graduating students, faculty and staff who plan to RSVP for this event.
The School will honor December 2013, as well as May and August 2014 graduates, at its 2014 commencement ceremony.
For more information, visit our Graduation Information page.