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ESL Training dates: Wednesday, August 28 - Sunday, September 1.
Wednesday, September 11
- Lab Safety: 8:30am-1pm
Location: Dartmouth Hall, Room 105
For first year students in MCB, Biology/Ecology, Program in Experimental and Molecular Medicine, Earth Science, Chemistry, Physics, Psychology and Brain Sciences, and students in the QBS program. Mandatory session.
Thursday, September 12
- International Students Orientation: 10:15am to 12:30pm
Location: Thayer School-Spanos Auditorium.
- Building a Respectful Community: 3:30pm-5pm
Location: Arvo Oopik Auditorium, Life Sciences Center
- Graduate School BBQ: 5pm-6pm
Location: Life Sciences Center Lawn
- Ethics Panel: 6pm-8pm
Location: Arvo Oopik Auditorium, Life Sciences Center.
All incoming students are required to attend this interactive panel on professional ethics. The purpose of the panel is to engage you in a discussion about some of the complex ethical issues that face professionals conducting research today, whether your area of study is in the sciences, the social sciences, or the humanities. Over the summer, we are asking you to spend 55 minutes watching a Nova special, the “Secret of Photo 51,” that touches on these issues.
Friday, September 13
- Health Services Orientation: 9am-12pm
Location: Dick’s House, 7 Rope Ferry Road
Immunizations and Pre-matriculation Medical Information Check.
- First Year Graduate Student Orientation: 12:30pm-2:30pm
Location: Arvo Oopik Auditorium Life Sciences Center.