Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Work Study Position Announcement in Admissions Processing



Work-Study Positions Open

The Office of Admissions, Admissions Processing Unit is seeking 5 motivated work-study student assistants to help with a variety of functions in support of the Office of Admissions and the University’s enrollment goals. The application deadline is Friday, March 24th by noon. Interviews for those selected will be Thursday, March 30th and Friday, March 31st. The expected start date for these positions is Monday, April 10th. The link to the application is below with other important information to assist with the application process. Note: These positions are work study only.


If you have any questions about the positions please contact Estrella Saldate at guillene@email.arizona.edu

Seeking Fall 2017 - Spring 2018 Pre-Health Undergraduate Leaders Striving for Excellence (PULSE) CAT Ambassadors



What is a PULSE CAT Ambassador?

PULSE Ambassadors represent the Pre-Health Professions Advising Center.  They are a select group of students chosen because of their involvement and interest in health care, overall academic and leadership experiences, campus and community involvement, and communication and leadership skills in working with their peers. They work with the Pre-Health Professions Advising staff to provide program support to pre-health students.  Their primary tasks include assisting pre-health advisors in recruitment and outreach activities, workshops, and events.

Examples of responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
  • Coordinate annual spring HEALTH EXPO
  • Assist in Orientation programs for Freshman and New Students
  • Serve as a liaison for pre-health professions clubs and organizations
  • Establish a Pre-Health Professions Executive Club/Organization Board
  • Represent the Pre-Health Professions Center at campus and community events
  • Provide one-on-one peer advising to pre-health undergraduate students as needed
  • Organize the Pre-Health Professions Information Blast to be held in the Fall semester
Who is eligible?
Undergraduate students who:
  • Have a 2.50 minimum cumulative GPA
  • Are interested in Pre-Health professions
  • Have commitment to serve for at least one full academic year
Application requirements
  • Completed application form (see below)
  • Resume
  • Reference Contact Information
Application Deadline:  Completed applications must be received by: 11:59 pm March 24, 2017.


NOTE: Selected Ambassadors are required to participate in:

Orientation Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 9 am – 12 pm
Retreat Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 9 am – 12 pm
  • Enrolled in LASC 393 (Fall 2017) and LASC 493 (Spring 2018) for 2 units and attend weekly classes. Date and Time: Wednesday’s 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Location:  TBA
 Application Deadline
Completed applications must be received by: 11:59 pm March 24th
Note: Interviews will be on Sunday, April 2, 2017 from 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (No make up interviews will be given). 
Questions, please contact Josie Gin Morgan at josiegin@email.arizona.edu or 520-621-7763.


US Navy Scholarship Information



NAVY HEALTH PROFESSIONS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
MEDICAL CORPS


The Health Professions Scholarship Program is designed to provide a financial incentive for           students in designated health care professions to complete degree requirements and obtain a commission in the Medical Corps.


Benefits:

· $20,000 signing bonus
· 100% of your tuition is paid.
· Monthly stipend of $2178.90 to spend as you like.
· All educationally required school fees (minus housing and meals) are paid.
· Full reimbursement required books, supplies, and equipment


Eligibility Requirements:




· Citizenship  -  Must be a U.S. Citizen.

· Age  -  Complete your degree by age 42.

· Health  -  Must meet the Navy’s physical requirements.

· Education  -  Must be enrolled in, or accepted for transfer into a medical school accredited by either the American Medical Association (AMA), or the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).  Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above to apply.  Must complete studies/training as full time students attending all normal school sessions (2 semesters or 3 quarters), and must maintain a GPA of above 3.0 after selection.

Service Obligation:


· Medical Corps (MC) minimum obligation is four years.


How to Apply:
· To apply for the Health Professions Scholarship Program, request additional information, or if 
you have questions,   contact:


HM2 WELKER, AMANDA 

Navy Officer Recruiting Station Tucson

2302 E Speedway Blvd, Suite 108

Tucson, AZ 85719

(520) 604-8572

Amanda.welker@navy.mil