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BioAIMS Holiday Party
When: Friday 12/10/10, 5:30-8pm
Where: Havana Room, GCC
Why: Come to celebrate the end of the school year with new and familiar faces. Food will be served and we will also have a White Elephant gift exchange so bring a gift under $5. All grad students are invited, we look forward to seeing you there!
BioAIMS November Meeting with ChaRandle Jordan
When: Thursday 11/18/10 @ 5:30pm
Where: LKSC 306
Why: Please join us in a career development talk with ChaRandle Jordan, a founding member of BioAIMS and graduate of the Genetics program. ChaRandle is now a Analyst at Essex Woodlands Health Ventures here in Palo Alto. Come learn about his experience in Venture Capital. ChaRandle Jordan (or CJ) earned a PhD in Genetics in 2008. He was in the lab of Uta Francke and participated in the Genome Training Grant program with Rick Myers, Stuart Kim and Arend Sidow. In addition, he earned an MD. Since graduation, he has worked at a venture capital firm in Palo Alto. **Food served**
BBiosciences and Genetics Diversity Retreat
When: Friday, January 21st 7pm - Saturday, January 22nd 7pm
Where: Monte Toyon (near Santa Cruz)
Why: PLANNING: We need your input to make this as fun and useful as possible. If you want to be part of the planning committee to determine the agenda/activities, speakers, content, etc for the retreat, please contact Anita Blanco (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Antonia Dominguez (email@example.com).
8/13/10: How to Write an NSF Workshop
When: Wednesday October 13th, 12pm-1pm
Where: Clark Center S361 (By Peets)
Why: Get tips on how to write an NSF graduate fellowship. The workshop will be run by 2nd Year NSF recipients: Badreddin Edris, Trisha Stan and Jessica Ferreyra. Many examples from past "funded" proposals will be given out. 12/40 people who attended our workshop last year received an NSF!! **Food served**
9/29/10: Hispanic Heritage Month Fall Fiesta 2010
When: Wednesday September 29th 5pm-7pm
Where: Location TBD, but hopefully we can take advantage of the new LKSC.
Why: Please join BioAIMS in our first event to celebrate a new year of exciting events and Hispanic Heritage month. Meet up with old friends or with incoming students over some great food. All grad students are welcome!
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