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Updates & Announcements
Events & Workshops
MLK Celebration and Day of Service
Monday, January 18
10:30 a.m., via Webex

Join us for an uplifting virtual gathering in recognition of a true American visionary, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Our 2021 celebration will offer new and unique opportunities to make a remarkable impact serving in the spirit of Dr. King. This event will take place virtually via Webex and is free for students

Stargazing Event
Amazing Stargazing with Amy B. and Ben West
January 26, 7 p.m., via WebEx

Gaze at the beauty of the night sky with Edelman Planetarium Director Amy Barraclough as we utilize state-of-the-art software to study the moon, Mercury and Mars as well as learn how to find Orion the Hunter. 
Flying First Symposium
Registration is now open for Rowan University’s 4th Annual First-Generation Symposium! 

"Adapting Amid Change and Uncertainty"  
February 10-12, via WebEx

See the Flying First website for a complete schedule of events, presenter bios, and symposium details.  

*As part of the symposium, faculty and students from the Department of Psychology will be hosting the workshop, "Factors Influencing First-Generation Students' Ability to Obtain a Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology," on February 10 at 7 p.m.

Road to Research Webinar Series
Save the Date!

Friday, February 19
11 a.m. - 12 p.m., via WebEx

Featuring:
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

The College of Mathematics & Science and the School of Health Professions is excited to present our next Road to Research webinar. Students interested in learning more about research are encouraged to attend.

Registration link coming soon
Internships & Opportunities
RowanNEXT for Graduate Students
RowanNEXT launches on January 20 and will be available in Canvas to all graduate students. This community will provide curated graduate services, resources, networking and connections for graduate students.  There is no cost to students and, while access is granted automatically, participation is optional.

Premedical Urban Leaders Summer Enrichment (PULSE)
PULSE is a six week summer academic enrichment program for undergraduate students interested in pursuing a healthcare profession. This program provides academic, clinical, research and service learning opportunities with a focus on urban health needs. Developed by the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, the goal of PULSE is to provide students from underrepresented and/or educationally and financially disadvantaged backgrounds exposure to medical professions.

Program Dates: June 1 - July 9, 2021
Application Deadline: February 1, 2021 

Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine Summer PREP
RowanSOM Summer Pre-Medical Research and Education Program (PREP) accepts exceptional rising seniors and juniors from colleges and universities for a residential internship program. This program is an opportunity for students who are often underrepresented in the medical profession to gain experiences to support their medical school preparation.

Program Dates: June 1, 2021 - July 9, 2021
Application Deadline: March 8, 2021

Advanced Computational Research Experience at Michigan State
Michigan State University is hosting a 10-week summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in computational and data science. This REU is coordinated by Michigan State University’s Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering (CMSE), in partnership with the Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research (ICER). Research projects focus on the development and enhancement of algorithms, models, and software for applications in multiple research areas that require high-performance computing resources. Research areas include: computational chemistry, biology, astrophysics, mathematics, big data science, and earth/climate sciences.

Program Dates: May 24-July 30, 2021
Application Deadline: February 3, 2021


Discounted Princeton Review Courses
We are excited to be able to offer Rowan students the opportunity to take The Princeton Review (TPR) test prep courses at a discount of 50% through a new collaboration between Rowan University and TPR. The 2020-2021 discount is available for the following Princeton Review test prep courses: MCAT, LSAT, GRE, GMAT, and DAT.


This email is distributed to undergraduate and graduate students in the College of Science &Mathematics and School of Health Professions. Past newsletters are available here. If you have questions or would like to submit content for future newsletters, please contact Brigid Milone at milone@rowan.edu.