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Law School Fair

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Monday, October 3, 10 am to 2 pm

Tate Grand Hall 

Over 80 law schools and legal education vendors from around the country will attend the 2022 UGA Law School Fair. We welcome all UGA students and alumni to join us in person for this free event.

The Fair will take place in the Grand Hall at Tate Student Center (5th Floor) located on 45 Baxter Street in Athens. 

The 2022 UGA Law School Fair gives students interested in law school an opportunity to engage with admissions representatives from attending law schools. Whether you are a new first-year student, a sophomore or junior unsure about whether you want to apply to law school, or a senior or alum in the middle of the application process, all are welcome to attend to learn more about the benefits of a legal education as well as what law schools look for in their applicants. 

The dress is business casual. No registration required.  You do not need copies of your resume. Bring your UGA ID. 

You can find out more about the fair and see the list of participating law schools on our website. 

Email prelaw@uga.edu with any questions or concerns. 


 

Joint Nursing School Information Session: U Penn & Johns Hopkins

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The Schools of Nursing at the University of Pennsylvania and Johns Hopkins University are hosting a joint information session.  Join us to learn more about nursing as a career and our various degree programs (Accelerated BSN Second Degree, BSN/MSN, MSN, DNP and PhD).


 The representatives for event are:

Melissa Lee, Director of Admissions

University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Brandon Leblanc, Assistant Director for MSN Entry into Nursing Recruitment

Johns Hopkins University

Event Details: September 27th at 5:30 pm in room 348 of the Miller Learning Center

 

Drop-In Hours with MCG Medical Students

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Interested in meeting and getting advice from current medical students? Medical students from the AU/UGA Medical Partnership Campus will be holding virtual walk-ins on  October 3rd  and November 14th from 7:00pm-8:00pm. All questions are welcome including how to build a resume, how to pursue shadowing, how to study for the MCAT, what medical school is like, etc.  (Ask the M1s about what it was like to do an MMI style interview!!)  Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more and make connections! 

Monday, October 3rd:
Topic: MCG/UGA Premed Advising

Time: 7:00PM-8:00PM
Zoom Link: https://zoom.us/j/95941422371?pwd=NjhjSnJtN0JXWjMxMGVYTXVLeG53Zz09
Meeting ID: 959 4142 2371
Passcode: 861117

 

 

Seton Hall Law School Q&A Session

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Meet Seton Hall Law 
October 4, 2022, at 3 pm 
Memorial Hall Conference Room (Check in at the front desk of the Exploratory Center)

Meet with Seton Hall Law's Director of Admissions Pop Little. He can answer all your questions about Seton Hall Law and the law school admissions process. Seton Hall is located in the New York-Metro area. The law school leads the nation in healthcare law and has invested heavily in their Center for Social Justice.

At 4 pm, Seton Hall Law professor and director of the Equal Justice Clinic, Jenny-Brooke Condon, will give a presentation on mass incarceration and the law. Professor Condon teaches constitutional law. 

Snacks will be provided. 

 

 

LECOM Information Session

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Ms. Elaine Haralampoudis, Admissions Representative at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine – Bradenton, Florida Campus, will lead an information session on Wednesday, October 5th, from 5 PM - 6 PM via Zoom. Current LECOM students will also participate. During this virtual presentation, you will have the chance to learn more about the medical school, its students, and the admissions process. Following the presentation, Ms. Haralampoudis and the students will be happy to answer any questions.

Please RSVP for this presentation by following this link: https://forms.gle/NxDHu1rJxa8oTF6x7. I will be sharing the Zoom attendees with LECOM’s Admissions Representatives.

Zoom Link:https://zoom.us/j/94363092114
Meeting ID: 943 6309 2114 

 

 

Augusta

The Pre-Professional Advising Office is hosting an information session with Augusta University’s Bachelor of Nursing program. This panel will take place on Tuesday, October 11 at 5 pm in room 348 of the Miller Learning Center. This event is a great chance to hear from Augusta University about their program and what they are looking for in an applicant. This event is open to everyone and is highly encouraged for those who are currently applying.

When: Tue, October 11th, 5 pm – 6 pm
Where: Miller Learning Center - RM 348

 

Banfield Pet Hospital Veterinary Panel Discussion

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The Pre-Professional Advising Office is hosting Banfield Pet Hospital. This will take place on Thursday, October 6th at 4pm via Zoom. Dr. Miller with her wonderful team consisting of Director of Veterinary Quality, Field Director, Area Chief of Staff Doctor, and Associate Veterinarian will be discussing their specific roles and their journey of obtaining these positions. Come join us and have your questions answered by the experts.

Zoom Link:https://zoom.us/j/97111704933
Meeting ID: 971 1170 4933


Health in Belize

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The Office of Global Engagement and the Pre-Professional Advising Office are proud to offer our pre-health students an opportunity to study abroad in Belize!  In this program, the participants will have the opportunity to learn about the Belizean health system - and how it differs from ours - through guest lectures, tours of public and private healthcare facilities, shadowing opportunities with clinicians and conversations with volunteer community healthcare workers from rural areas.

 

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Health in Cuba

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The Office of Global Engagement and the Pre-Professional Advising Office are proud to offer our pre-health students an opportunity to study abroad in Cuba! The Health in Cuba program offers a once-in-a lifetime opportunity to travel to a country rarely visited by Americans.  Participants will learn about Cuban's world-renowned healthcare system through guest lectures, round table discussions, healthcare facilities visits, and other related activities.

 

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UGA Pre-Professional Planner

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The Pre-Professional Advising Office (PPAO) is excited to introduce the UGA Pre-Professional Planner to enable pre-health and pre-law students the ability to keep track of their co-curricular experiences for their application cycle.  Learn more about the App here. 

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  Download the UGA Pre-Professional Planner at the Apple Store here!