Ready-Set-SOAR!

February 13, 2017

 Greetings!

The Ready-Set-SOAR (RSS) Graduate School Conference is a one-day event hosted by UCI Student Outreach and Retention.The goal of RSS Graduate School Conference is to foster a supportive community of graduates, professionals, and undergraduates to assist prospective students who are interested in pursuing graduate school. This conference aims to empower historically underrepresented, low-income, or first-generation students by providing them the knowledge and tools to develop professional and educational goals.

Who: Any undergraduate student who is interested in pursuing graduate school is welcome to attend.

What: A one-day conference where students will choose from a variety of graduate school preparation workshops to attend and network with graduate students and professionals.

When: (Week 8) Saturday, 03/04/17 from 10AM-4PM

Where: UCI Continuing Education, Yosemite Ballroom

Registration Link: http://bit.ly/2koztOX

*Deadline to Register: Friday, 02/24/17 at 5:00PM*

For more information about the SOAR Center, please visit: http://soar.uci.edu/


Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 5

February 6, 2017

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk. If you would like to make a personalized appointment, please complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

*INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITY* – Are you a future leader in global public policy, business or international studies? Please join SOP to discuss the Schwarzman Scholars Program – a fully-funded master’s degree program aimed at international cooperation at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China (taught in English). A representative/selection officer from Schwarzman will be there to discuss the details. Please visit our website for more info: here Date: Feb 9 at 11am – Student Services II, Rm 1010AB

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOPS* – Come find out about our office and the scholarships we work with!
Feb. 13                  4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                International Students
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Health, Business & Policy


UCI Summer Conference Assistant

February 6, 2017

Need a job over the summer? Conference Assistants (CAs) assist Student Center & Event Services Staff and Student Housing staff in the overall implementation of summer conference programs. Applications are due Thursday, February 9 by 5 p.m.


Research Lab Recruitment

February 3, 2017

Dr. Elizabeth Cauffman’s Development, Disorder, and Delinquency Lab is currently accepting applications for new research assistants for the Spring 2017 Quarter. Research assistants gain experience coding and analyzing data in the lab, contacting participants, and conducting in-person interviews in the field. The Crossroads study examines the effects of justice system involvement on adolescent development, and works with first-time male adolescent offenders in Orange County. Those interested in criminology, law, and/or psychology may find it particularly fulfilling, although all majors are welcome to apply. All applications must be submitted by Friday, February 24th at 5:00pm!

Commitments include:
12 full months (including summer months)
10 hours per week
Weekly lab meetings every Monday 1-2pm

Requirements include:
Owning a car and having car insurance
Having a 3.0 GPA or above

Email any questions to Sarah Miltimore (project coordinator) @ smiltimo@uci.edu

APPLY AT http://3dlab.psychology.uci.edu/students/research-opportunities


Scholarship Opportunities Program: W’17 Wk 4

February 1, 2017

Please visit http://scholars.uci.edu/ for more info.

Winter 2017 Walk-In Hours: Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m, and Thursday 12:00pm-1:00pm. Location: Ayala Science Library, 1st Floor in the Writing Center. Please check in at the front desk. If you would like to make a personalized appointment, please complete the Prospective Scholarship Winner Information Form and please email sklrship@uci.edu to set up an appointment.

*INTERNATIONAL OPPORTUNITY* – Are you a future leader in global public policy, business or international studies? Please join SOP to discuss the Schwarzman Scholars Program – a fully-funded master’s degree program aimed at international cooperation at Tsinghua University in Beijing, China (taught in English). A representative/selection officer from Schwarzman will be there to discuss the details. Please visit our website for more info: here Date: Feb 9 at 11am – Student Services II, Rm 1010AB

Check out our blog, Q & A’s with Scholarship Winners.

*UPCOMING SCHOLARSHIP WORKSHOPS* – Come find out about our office and the scholarships we work with!
Feb. 1                     4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Arts, Humanities, Soc. Sci, Soc. Ecology
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                STEM
Feb. 2                     4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Arts, Humanities, Soc. Sci, Soc. Ecology
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                STEM
Feb. 13                  4:00 – 5:00 p.m.    HG 1030                International Students
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.    HG 1030                Health, Business & Policy


UC Student Regent

February 1, 2017

Apply to be the 2018-19 UC Student Regent! The UC Student Regent is a voting member of The Regents of the University of California, attending all meetings and serving a one-year term commencing July 1, 2018. Applications are due February 26, 2017.


UCI Admin Intern Program

February 1, 2017

Admin Interns work 10 hours per week in campus departments under the guidance of mentors in a three-quarter course under the Paul Merage School of Business for P/NP credit. This program gives students the opportunity to assume responsibility for significant projects and enhance their leadership skills. Applications are due by Friday, Feb. 17 by 11:59PM.


University Studies 1 Discussion Leader

February 1, 2017

Are you interested in teaching your own weekly discussion section for incoming freshmen? If so, you should apply to be a Discussion Leader for University Studies 1, a course designed to help freshmen make a successful transition to UCI. This is a great opportunity to develop your leadership skills, and to give back to the UCI community. Applications are due by February 3rd at 4pm.


UCI Saturday Academy of Law

February 1, 2017

Interested in law? Teaching? Giving back to your community? Apply to be a teaching assistant with UC Irvine’s Saturday Academy of Law (SAL)! SAL is a six week program on Saturday mornings at the UCI Law School designed to help high school students in the Santa Ana and Anaheim area gain an interest in law and improve their reading and writing skills. Teaching assistants will be able to work closely with these students and be given chances to network with local attorneys, judges, and other law enforcement professionals. Applications are due Feb. 2 to sal@law.uci.edu. Check out our Facebook page to see photos from our previous sessions!


Stem Cell Lab Research Position

February 1, 2017

Hi fellow CHP students!
Dr. Anderson’s stem cell lab in the UCI Medical School is seeking an ambitious freshman or sophomore student to join our research team. Our research has a focus on using regenerative stem cell biology to alleviate traumatic spinal cord injury. This opportunity includes the chance to be published and a letter of recommendation. No prior experience is needed and you will be trained. You must have above a 3.6 GPA and have completed BIO194S. Please email kpanbech@uci.edu if interested!


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