P3 Weekly Newsletter

October 10 to 14, 2016

Pre-Professional Programs || email: P3-oadi@cornell.edu

General Event = * || Career Event = ** || Social Justice/Advocacy Event = ***

P3 Student Requirements

Meet individually each semester

To schedule appointments, please contact the front desk in-person or directly at


Attend a P3 event each semester

After you’ve attended your event, record this event towards your General, Career, and Social Justice/Advocacy requirements by completing the form at this link: https://goo.gl/forms/H7yhyWZvjXX3r0ul2

Opportunity! Positions for Genentech Process Development Rotation Program!

NSBE E-board has provided an opportunity for students with Genentech, who are recruiting for positions in the PDRP in U.S. Biologics Technical Development in South San Francisco, CA. Chemical, biomedical or biochemical engineering, chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, biology and related backgrounds who are graduating or have graduated are encouraged to apply!!

Website link: making.gene.com

Application link: careers.gene.com

Applications Open! Yale's Summer Institute in Bioethics Program

Reach out to OADI/P3 alumni Ahmad Saleh (ahmadsaleh94@gmail.com), the contact person for Cornell University applicants for Yale's summer program!

When: May 27th to July 22nd, 2017

Application deadlines: Jan. 23, 2017 (U.S. applicants), Nov. 30th, 2016 (International Students)

Application link: www.yale.edu/bioethics/summer.shtml

Applications Open! Cornell University Prelaw Program in NYC

An intensive, 6-week program taught in NYC, and directed by C. Evan Stewart, one of America's distinguished lawyers.

When: June 5- July 14, 2017

Application Description: https://www.sce.cornell.edu/ss/courses/off/prelaw/apply.php

Campus Events this Week

Thursday, Oct. 13th

Goldwater Scholarship Info Session**

Eligible for sophomores and juniors who are U.S. citizens or resident aliens obtaining U.S. citizenship in future., and interested in obtaining Ph.D.

When: 1:00 pm

Where: Barnes Hall, Room 103

Pre-Registration required @ BTF1@cornell.edu

Friday, Oct. 14th

24th Annual Latino Unity Dinner, "De Una Misma Rama Unidad"*

Tickets available from Latina/o Studies Program and Latino Living Center.

When: 5:30 pm (Mocktail Hour), 6:30 pm (Dinner)

Where: Willard Straight Hall Memorial Room

Saturday, Oct. 15th

Indigeneity, Creolization, Fugitivity***

A Symposium on Caribbean Though

When: 11 am to 1 pm (Session 1), 2 pm to 5 pm (Session 2)

Where: Romance Studies Lounge, Klarman Hall, Room K164

Sunday, Oct. 16th

Social Justice Summit (Sunday Brunch): Gender Inclusivity***

Event series that provides open discussion about living in a diverse and inclusive community.

When: 11 am (101 Session), 12:00 pm (Round Table)

Where: Bethe House, Jansen's Dining Room

Upcoming Event(s)

Wednesday, Oct. 19th

Graduate Students Mentoring Undergraduates (GSMU) Roundtable Dinner Series*

When: 4:30 PM

Where: OADI Lounge, 200 CCC

Carnegie Fellowship Info Session**

Eligible for seniors who are interested in a one-year paid internship in Washington, D.C. with the Endowment.

When: 4:35 PM

Where: Barnes Hall, Room 103

Diversity Virtual Career Fair**

Online recruiting event hosted by Insight Into Diversity, where job seekers meet employers across the nation. Open to diverse students and alumni from colleges nationwide.

Register online @ https://www.careereco.com/Fair/EventDetails?fairId=1c8e485d-d0db-4153-82dc-a611013a30ba

Thursday, Oct. 20th

Networking Etiquette Event*

When: 5:30 pm

Where: Statler Hotel, Pennsylvania Room

Tuesday, Oct. 25th

Method Series #2*

When: 11: 30 am

Where: OADI Lounge

Scholarship Opportunities

Luce Scholarship

Eligible for seniors who are U.S. citizens under 30 years of age with a B.A. or B.S. interested in 1 year internship in Asia.

Campus Deadline: Oct. 12, 2016

Application link(s):



Truman Scholarship

Eligible for juniors who are U.S. citizens with GPA of 3.5 or higher interested in career in government or public health.

Campus Deadline: Dec. 1, 2016

Application link(s):



Carnegie Fellowship

Eligible for seniors who are interested in a one-year paid internship in Washington, D.C. with the Endowment.

Campus Deadline: Dec. 2, 2016

Application link(s):



Goldwater Scholarship

Eligible for sophomores and juniors who are U.S. citizens or resident aliens obtaining U.S. citizenship in future., and interested in obtaining Ph.D.

Campus Deadline: Jan. 5, 2017

Application link(s):



Udall Scholarship

Eligible for sophomores and juniors who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents interested in pursing careers in environmental policy or Native American/Alaska Native states interested in health care or tribal public policy.

Campus Deadline: Feb. 16, 2017

Application link(s):




OH STEM: Office Hours for Science, Technology, Engineering & Math

GRF's Rediet and Michael and SA Kasey are providing these walk-in office hours (below) for students who need help in subject courses in chemistry, biology, physics, or math.

When: Sundays starting Sept. 18th to Nov. 13th, 5 pm to 6 pm

Where: Cook Seminar Room 106

Health Careers Advising Program

Cornell's Health Careers Advising Program provides appointments and walk-ins all week:
  • Appointments: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 1 pm to 3 pm, Thursday 10 am to 12 pm
  • Walk-ins (20 min. blocks): Wednesday and Friday, 9 am to 11 am
  • Phone Appointments: Tuesday, 10 am to 12 pm
Pre-Health Announcements and Info: To subscribe, send email to prehealth-l-request@cornell.edu. Email subject should be read "join" and leave body of message blank.

Resume and Cover Letter Reviews, Job Search Strategies, Mock Interviews

Cornell University Career Services provide undergraduate and graduate walk-ins all week:

When: Monday-Friday, 2 pm to 4 pm

Where: Barnes Hall, Room 103.

Schedule mock interviews by calling the front desk at 607-255-5296 or contacting your college career office.