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Thanks for your interest in our course! We meet every Tuesday and Thursday from 3-4:20p in Gilbert 119 (bioGarage).  All sessions are open to all students regardless of course enrollment, department affiliation, experience-level, or field. Stop by for any and all sessions you want to attend! 

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Fall 2023 Schedule

All sessions held in Gilbert 119 (bioGarage) from 3:00-4:20pm.

1Tuesday, 9/26/23Syllabus day
 Thursday, 9/28/23Community Building Day
2Tuesday, 10/3/23Engaging with Your Development as a Scientist with Sophie
 Thursday, 10/5/23Finding Your Field - Casual conversations on research topics with grad students
3Tuesday, 10/10/23Finding Your Opportunities - Self-guided workshop to find an opportunity that interest you with guidance from Mila & Seba
 Thursday, 10/12/23Finding Funding & Fine-tuning Your CV with Billie & Seba
4Tuesday, 10/17/23bioBUDS Alumni Panel on Navigating the Biology Major
 Thursday, 10/19/23Community Discussion Session
5Throughout WeekSmall Group Check-ins
 Tuesday, 10/24/23The HUME Center and Writing Research Statements with Tesla Schaeffer
 Thursday, 10/26/23Special topic with bioBUDS Instructors
 Friday, 10/27/23Packet #1 Submission Due (Canvas)
6Tuesday, 10/31/23Graduate Student Panel (MDs, Masters, PhDs, MD/PhDs)
 Thursday, 11/2/23How to Read Scientific Papers with Billie and Iris
7Tuesday, 11/7/23Democracy Day CLASS OFF 
 Thursday, 11/9/23Faculty Panel 
8Tuesday, 11/14/23Special topic with bioBUDS Instructors
 Thursday, 11/16/23Industry Panel
9Tuesday, 11/28/22Engaging with marginalized identities in science 
 Thursday, 11/30/23Community Discussion Session
10Tuesday, 12/5/23Lab Tours Pt. 1
 Thursday, 12/7/23Lab Tours Pt. 2: Electric Boogaloo
 Friday, 12/8/22Packet #2 Submission Due (Canvas)