Posts in Workshops and Seminars

Registration open for a joint meeting of the Midwest and Southeast Chapters of the Association of Biomolecular Resource Facilities, Opryland Resort, Nashville

Rachel Howell
September 3, 2014

Registration is open for the combined meeting of the Midwest Association of Core Facility Directors and the Southeastern Association of Shared Resources at the Opryland Resort in Nashville, October 9-11, 2014.  This annual meeting is focused on administrative and scientific topics relevant to all shared resource directors and personnel.

ASPIRE Modules: 2014 Fall Courses announced

Kate Stuart
August 13, 2014

The BRET Office of Career Development is excited to announce new programming being offered this fall as part of the ASPIRE Program! We are introducing five new ASPIRE Modules designed to provide graduate students and postdoctoral fellows with career exploration and training enhancement opportunities. The ASPIRE Modules are short, non-credit-bearing courses intended to help you develop professional skills in business, clinical research, and communication.

SAVE THE DATE: Life Science Tennessee Annual Conference and Venture Forum

Kim Petrie
June 5, 2014

The annual meeting of Tennessee's life science industry organization, Life Science Tennessee, will be October 20-22, 2014, in Nashville. Life Science Tennessee's Annual Conference and Venture Forum will bring a robust schedule of top speakers, panels and showcases. This year's line-up features the Third Annual Venture Forum, a technology showcase, as well as an Academic Alliance poster session.

On-campus seminars: "Stress 101" and" Problem Solving, Time Management, and Assertive Communication"

Kate Stuart
March 24, 2014

This year the Graduate Student Council is teaming up with the Vanderbilt University Psychological and Counseling Center to provide a lunch workshop for graduate students focusing on important skills that can be broadly applied to all aspects of your professional and personal lives.  The GSC's hope is that this workshop will give graduate students the opportunity to think about and discuss things that affect them in their day to day life, and equip them to face these daily challenges in a healthy and effective way.

DC Science Policy Workshop

Kate Stuart
March 11, 2014

Applications are now open for this summer’s science policy immersion program in Washington, D.C., presented by the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes at Arizona State University.  This is a great program for graduate students in science and engineering who are interested in how decisions about science and innovation funding, regulation, and policy are made. Students interested in careers in science policy can survey important fellowship opportunities and meet current science and innovation policy professionals.