Recruiting Calendar

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Fall 2015 - Spring 2016 Graduate Admissions/ODGE Recruitment Itinerary (Under Construction)
 

Representative(s) of Graduate Admissions and the Office for Diversity in Graduate Education (ODGE) will be attending the following graduate/professional school recruiting events. We invite you to stop by our site for information and materials about our graduate programs. We welcome the opportunity to answer your questions and acquaint you with graduate study at Minnesota.

Undergraduate summer research opportunities: The University of Minnesota also offers research opportunities to undergraduate students in various disciplines. In summer 2012, more than 200 undergraduate students are participating in summer research programs across the campus. See Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities for more information.

NEW:  Graduate School Fact Sheet (Pdf file).  You may wish to print copies or post on your program website.
            Recruitment Toolkit (for Faculty and Staff)

Additional Graduate and Professional Programs Recruitment Schedules:

 

Recruitment dates, events, and locations (Fall 2015 - Spring 2016): 

June 25 - 28, 2015 
SEOPP McNair/SSS Scholars Research Conference, Atlanta, GA
(see Derek at the Graduate School Admissions table)

July 30 - August 2, 2015
22th Annual California McNair Scholars Symposium,  UC - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
(see Derek at Graduate School Admissions table)

 September 9 - 11, 2015
 Florida A & M University Graduate Studies and Research Conference, Tallahassee, FL
(see Patricia at Graduate School Admissions table)

  September 24 - 26,  2015
  (see Derek and Jon)

 

September  29 - October 1,  2015
Puerto Rico Recruitment Trip: University of Puerto Rico: Cayey 9/29, Rio Piedras 9/30; Mayaguez 10/1.
(see  Jon, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Programs)

October 1, 2015
Chicago Area Graduate and Professional School Fair
(see Derek and Lisa at CFANS and Graduate School Admissions table)

October 4 -5, 2015
The Big Ten+ Graduate School ExpositionPurdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
 (see Jim at Graduate School Admissions table)

October 29 - 31,  2015
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), Washington, DC
(See Jon at Biomedical Sciences table)

 

November 7, 2015
California Forum for Diversity, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
(see Joel at School of Publlic Affairs table: Derek and Jon at Graduate School Admissions/Biomedical Sciences Programs table)

November 11 - 14, 2015
Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), Seattle, WA
(See Jon at the Biomedical Sciences table)

  November 19 - 21, 2015
  American Indian Science and Engineering Society, AISES National Conference, Orlando, FL
  (see Suzi Pyawasay, NorthStar Stem Alliance Program)
 

Past Trips (Fall 2014 - Spring 2015)

July 27 - 29, 2014
SEOPP McNair/SSS Scholars Research Conference, Atlanta, GA
(see Derek at the Graduate School Admissions table)

 

 July 16, 2014
(see Jon, Biomedical Sciences Programs)

 

July 31 - August 3, 2014
22th Annual California McNair Scholars Symposium,  UC - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
(see Derek at Graduate School Admissions table)

 

September  9 - 12,  2014
Puerto Rico Recruitment Trip: University of Puerto Rico: Mayaguez, 9/9; Rio Piedras 9/10; Cayey 9/11; and Ponce 9/12.
(see  Jon, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Programs)

 

 September 10 - 12, 2014 
 Florida A & M University Graduate Studies and Research Conference, Tallahassee, FL
(see Patricia at Graduate School Admissions table)

 

 September 21 - 22, 2014
 The Big Ten+ Graduate School ExpositionPurdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
 (see Jim at Graduate School Admissions table)
 
 
 September 25, 2014  
  Luther College Graduate and Professional School Fair,  Decorah, IA
  (see Mike at School of Public Affairs table; Suzan and Jim at Graduate School Admissions table)
 
 September 25 - 27,  2014
 (see Derek and Jon)
 
 Septmeber 29 - 30, 2014
 2nd NNE Graduate Diversity Recruitment Fair (Vanderbilt U, Meharry Medical College, Fisk U and Tennesse State U) at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
 (see Derek, Graduate School Admissions table)

 

October 1,  2014
University of Illinois Graduate and Professional School Day, Champaign-Urbana, IL
(see Lisa at CFANS table)

 

October 1 - 4, 2014
International Colloquium on Black Males in Education, Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA
(see Noro Andriamanalina at the Graduate Academy event)

 

October 2, 2014
Chicago Area Graduate and Professional School Fair
(see Derek and Lisa at CFANS and Graduate School Admissions table)

AND

Atlanta University Center Constortium Graduate & Professional School Fair (This event includes Morehouse College, Spelman College, and Clark Atlanta University), Clark Atlanta University
(see Sherlonda Clark at SPH table)

 

October 8, 2014
Michigan State University Graduate and Professional School Day
(see Lisa at CFANS table)

 

October 9, 2014
Agriculture and Food Industry Career Fair at Michigan State University
(see Lisa at CFANS table)

 

October 14, 2014
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
(see Amy at School of Public Affairs table; Graduate School Admissions table)

 

October 16 - 18, 2014
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), Los Angeles, CA
(See Jon at Biomedical Sciences table)

 

November 8, 2014
California Forum for Diversity, UCSD, San Diego, CA
(see Joel at School of Publlic Affairs table: Derek and Jon at Graduate School Admissions/Biomedical Sciences Programs table)

 

November 12 - 15, 2014
Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), San Antonio, TX
(See Jon at the Biomedical Sciences table)

 

November 13 - 15, 2014
American Indian Science and Engineering Society, AISES National Conference, Orlando, FL
(see Suzi Pyawasay, NorthStar Stem Alliance Program)

 

November 18, 2014
National McNair Scholar Virtual Graduate Fair

 

February 20-22, 2015
 McNair National Conference, UNT-Denton, Denton, TX
(see Derek at Graduate School Admissions table)

 

February 26 - 28, 2015
Florida Undergraduate Research Conference (FURC), Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, FL
(see Derek and Jon at Graduate School/Biomedical Sciences table)

 

April 16 - 18, 2015
National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR), Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA
(see  Graduate School Admissions table)

 

April 18, 2015
California Forum for Diversity, Sonoma State University, Sonoma, CA
(see Derek at Graduate School Admissions table)

 

 

Where we were recently  (2013-2014): 

 

August 1 - 4, 2013
21th Annual California McNair Scholars Symposium,  UC - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table)

 September 17, 2013
 UM-Morris Graduate and Professional School Day, Morris, MN
 (see Graduate Admissions table)

 September 18, 2013
 Tri-College: Concordia College, MN State University - Moorhead, and North Dakota State University at MN State University, Moorhead, MN
 (see Graduate Admissions table)

  September 26, 2013  
  (see Graduate Admissions table)
 
 September 26 - 28,  2013
Biomedical Sciences Programs Campus Preview Weekend, University of Minnesota

  October 2-5, 2013
  Grace Hopper Celebration (Women In Computing) Minneapolis, Minnesota
 (See College of Science and Engineering table)

October 3, 2013
Atlanta University Center Constortium Graduate & Professional School Fair (This event includes Morehouse College, Spelman College, and Clark Atlanta University), Clark Atlanta University
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table)

October 3 - 6, 2013
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), San Antonio, Texas
(See Jon at Biomedical Sciences table)

October 7 - 12,  2013
Puerto Rico Recruitment Trip: University of Puerto Rico: 10/8-Cayey Campus, 10/9-Rio Piedras Campus with MARC & MBRS-RISE Programs, 10/10-Mayaguez Campus with RISE and MARC Programs, and 10/11-Ponce Campus with MBRS-RISE Program. 
(see Derek, Graduate Admissions;  Jon, Biomedical Sciences Graduate Programs)

October 9, 2013
University of Minnesota Health Career Fair, Coffman Memorial Union, Great Hall, Minneapolis Campus
AND
Michigan State University Graduate and Professional School Day
(see HRIR/CSOM table)
AND
University of Michigan Graduate and Professional School Day
(see HRIR/CSOM table)

October 14, 2013
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
(see Graduate Admissions table)

October 15, 2013
University of Northern IL Graduate and Professional School Fair, DeKalb, IL
(see College of Pharmacy table)

October 16, 2013
University of Illinois Graduate and Professional School Day, Champaign-Urbana, IL
(see HRIR/CSOM and College of Pharmacy tables)

October 17,  2013
Chicago Area Graduate and Professional School Fair
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table)

October 20 - 21,  2013
The Big Ten+ Graduate School ExpositionPurdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
(see Jim at Graduate Admissions table)

October 22, 2013
UW Eau Claire Graduate and Professional School Fair, Eau Claire, WI
(see Graduate Admissions table)

October 24-26, 2013
Society of Women Engineers (SWE), Baltimore, Maryland
(See UNITE Distributed Learning table)

October 26 - 27, 2013
California Forum for Diversity,  Saint Mary's College
(see Derek and Dr. Arriaga - Graduate Admissions and Biomedical Sciences Programs; Amy - Humprhey School; and Stacy - CSOM/HRIR)

October 31 - November 2, 2013
AISES National Conference, Denver, Colorado
(see Winnie Lindstrom at the University of Minnesota table)

November 12, 2013
Vanderbilt University National Name Exchange Recruitment Event, Nashville, TN
(See Derek and Jon at Graduate Admissions and Biomedical Sciences table)

November 13 - 16, 2013
Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), Nashville, TN
(See Derek and Jon at  Graduate Admissions and Biomedical Sciences table)

February 14 - 16, 2014
 McNair National Conference, UNT-Denton, Denton, TX
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table)

February 21 - 22, 2014
Florida Undergraduate Research Conference, Florida International University, Miami, FL
(see Jon at Biomedical Sciences table)

April 3 - 5, 2014
National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR), University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
(see  Dean and  Jon  at  Graduate Admissions and  Biomedical Sciences tables)

April 26, 2014
California Forum for Diversity,  Cal Poly Pomona
(see Derek - Graduate Admissions and Biomedical Sciences Programs; Amy - Humphrey School; and Stacy - CSOM/HRIR)

 

Where we were recently in 2012-2013: 

 

July 21, 2012
18th Annual New York McNair Research Conference, Niagara Falls Conference Center, Niagara Falls, NY

August 2 - 5, 2012
20th Annual California McNair Scholars Symposium,  UC - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

September 23 - 24, 2012
The Big Ten+ Graduate School ExpositionPurdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana
(see Jim at Graduate Admissions table at event)

September 25, 2012
University of Minnesota at Morris
(see Graduate Admissions and CFANS tables at event)

September 26, 2012
Tri-College: Concordia College, MN State University - Moorhead, and North Dakota State University at Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
(see Graduate Admissions and CFANS tables at event)

September 27, 2012
 College Graduate and Professional School Fair,  Decorah, IA
(see Graduate Admissions table at event)

AND

Bemidji State Graduate and Professional School Fair 
(see CFANS table at event)

October 4, 2012
Chicago Area Graduate and Professional School Fair
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table at event)

October 5, 2012
University of Chicago Graduate and Professional School Day
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table)

October 9, 2012
Michigan State University Graduate and Professional School Day
(see CFANS table at event)

October 10, 2012
University of Michigan Graduate and Professional School Day
(see CFANS table at event)

October 11, 2012
Michigan State University Agricultural Career Fair
(see CFANS table at event)

October 11 - 14, 2012
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), Seattle, WA
(See Biomedical Sciences table)

October 16, 2012
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI
(see Graduate Admissions and CFANS tables)

October 18, 2012
University of Minnesota Graduate and Professional School Day

November 3, 2012
California Forum for Diversity,  SFSU
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table at event)

November 7 - 11, 2012
Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), San Jose, CA
(See Biomedical Sciences table at event)

November 9 - 11, 2012
20th Annual National McNair Research Conference and Graduate Fair, Lake Geneva, WI
(see Derek at Graduate Admissions table at event)

February 15 - 17, 2013
 McNair National Conference, UNT-Denton, Denton, TX

February 28 - March 2, 2013
Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM, Washington, DC
(see Derek and Jon at Graduate Admissiot)ns and  Biomedical Sciences tables at event

April 11 - 13, 2013
National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR), held at UW-LaCrosse
(see Derek and Jon at Graduate Admissions and Biomedical Sciences tables at event)

April 27, 2013 
California Forum for Diversity,  UC-Irvine
(see Derek at Graduate School Admissions table at event)

 

 

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