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Today, October 20, 2017
NSF Short Course

Our partners at Cornell's Center for Regional Economic Advancement, site of the Upstate NY I-Corps Node, are offering a short course at Binghamton University October 20-November 4 to learn about the key steps to take a technology from lab to market. There's an in-person kick

Location:
Binghamton University
October 20-November 4

Today, October 20, 2017 11:00 AM - 01:30 PM
What's in a title

What's in a Title? 

Betsy Lerner, New York City-based author, agent, and former editor, will discuss and critique titles, including their importance for marketing your work. If you wish, bring your own proposed titles for manuscripts, essays ,or books (or email to Jan Allen in advance).

Location:
401 Warren

Today, October 20, 2017 12:30 PM - 01:30 PM
The First Line Test

The First Line Test (and first paragraph and first page) with Betsy Lerner, New York City-based author, agent, and former editor.

Ever get stuck on writing the first line, first paragraph, or first page of a manuscript (because you know how critical they are to readers and editors)? Join us to

Location:
401 Warren Hall

Today, October 20, 2017 03:30 PM - 04:30 PM
How could you derail your career?

GPWomeN-PCCW Speaker Series presents:

"How could you possibly derail your career?" with Dr. Cynthia Cuffie

In this seminar, participants will learn:

  • Identification of potential career derailing behaviors
  • Exploration of the effect of personality on derailing behaviors
  • Exploration
Location:
401 Warren Hall
reception to follow

Monday, October 23, 2017
Insight Data Fellowship application deadline

The Insight Data Fellows Programs are tuition-free fellowships for graduating students, PhDs and postdocs looking to transition to careers in data science, data engineering and artificial intelligence. 

Previous info session slide presentation link here. Not sure if this field is for you? Read


Wednesday, October 25, 2017 08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
BCG ADC Virtual Case Experiences

Join us for the Virtual Case Experiences Session with two BCG consulting team members whowill discuss their case experiences and transition to consulting. Speakers to include Jenna Campbell Price, our Duke ADC recruiting specialist. Jenna is a Project Leader at BCG who holds a PhD from University of

Location:
Webinar

Thursday, October 26, 2017 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
How to Perform under pressure

Olin Lecture: "How to Perform your best under stress" by Dr. Sian Beilock 7:00 pm in Klarman Auditorium

Free tickets and books available in 350 Caldwell Hall. Invitations to brunch, lunch (both October 27) and dinner (October 26) with the speaker, author of the books, Choke: What the

Location:
Klarman Auditorium

Friday, October 27, 2017 04:30 PM - 07:00 PM
TGIF BEST Hangout

Come join us for TGIF at the Big Red Barn! This is a time to relax after a long week and get to know some of your fellow BESTies better. Please feel free to bring friends that may also be interested in learning more about the program.

BEST Advisory Board member, Gael Nicholas,  will

Location:
Big Red Barn

Monday, October 30 - Tuesday, October 31, 2017
AIMBE - Public Policy Institute

The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) will be hosting a Public Policy Training Institute in Washington, DC for current undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs, and early career fellows (including executive branch fellows) in Medicine, Engineering, and Health

Location:
Washington DC

Tuesday, October 31, 2017 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM
Robert Jordan, PhD, Gilead Sciences

BAKER SEMINAR SERIES 

Robert Jordan, PhD, Director, Biology, Gilead Sciences

More details to come.

Lunch is provided for those attending the seminar, with advanced sign-up by Monday, 11:00 AM prior to the Tuesday seminar. Email smw23@cornell.edu to sign up for lunch. Note: You do not need to

Location:
Baker Institute for Animal Health
Thaw Lecture Theatre

Friday, November 03, 2017 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
Entrepreneurship Summit NYC 2017

Join Jon Oringer, Founder and CEO of Shutterstock

9:00 AM Check-in & Breakfast

10:00 AM Opening Remarks
               Zach Shulman '87, JD '90, Director, Entrepreneurship at Cornell, and Soumitra Dutta,
            &

Location:
The Times Center
242 W 1st Street
New York, NY 10036

Saturday, November 04 10:00 AM - Sunday, November 05, 2017 04:30 PM
What Can You Be with a PhD?

Every other year, the NYU School of Medicine hosts What Can You Be with a PhD?, the largest career symposium in the country, and this year is going to be amazing!

There are 25 sessions scheduled over two days, Saturday November 4th and Sunday November 5th.

The event runs Saturday from 10:00am-6:

Location:
NYC
Registration Required

Tuesday, November 07, 2017 03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
BEST Careers in ...

Navigating Your Future:
BEST Careers in.. Industry

Kent Göklen is a Cornell BEST mentor and GSK's Director of Engineering, Downstream Process Development, in the biopharmaceutical business unit of GlaxoSmithKline in King of Prussia, PA. An alumnus of Cornell and MIT, he will

Location:
Mann Library 102

Friday, November 10, 2017 04:30 PM - 07:00 PM
TGIF BEST Hangout

Come join us for TGIF at the Big Red Barn! This is a time to relax after a long week and get to know some of your fellow BESTies better. Please feel free to bring friends that may also be interested in learning more about the program.

BEST Advisory Board member, Gael Nicholas,  will

Location:
Big Red Barn

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Science Cabaret
Tesla Coil & Cool Physics Exhibits with Josue San Emeterio
Location:
Coltivare

Friday, December 01, 2017 04:30 PM
TGIF BEST Hangout

Come join us for TGIF at the Big Red Barn! This is a time to relax after a long week and get to know some of your fellow BESTies better. Please feel free to bring friends that may also be interested in learning more about the program.

BEST Advisory Board member, Gael Nicholas,  will

Location:
Big Red Barn

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Pathways to Success & BEST Joint Symposium

Save the date to chart your future career success!

Workshops and concurrent talks on broad professional development to include:

Elevator Pitch, Non-academic Job Mechanics, Navigate your Future-submit your thesis or dissertation, Creating and Owning Your Individual Development Plan, and more!

Location:
G10 Biotech

Friday, January 26 10:39 AM - Tuesday, August 28, 2018 10:39 AM
Animal Health Hackathon

Save the date 

Cohosted by the Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine and Entrepreneurship at Cornell.

Students from across degrees, majors and colleges at Cornell, as well as guests from select veterinary colleges, are invited to attend this weekend event to explore current trends and

Location:
TBD

Thursday, April 05, 2018 08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
BEST Professional Portrait Date

Award Winning Portraitist Roger William Theise will again be on campus to take a professional headshot so you can look your BEST for your LinkedIn profile, and more.

Please sign up for a 10 minute slot using this Google form. Preference given to BESTies. We will confirm your timeslot a

Location:
G01

Thursday, April 26, 2018
Finding your Research Voice Workshop
Complete details to come soon...
Location:
G01

Tuesday, June 05, 2018
AAAS Workhop

 

 

Details coming soon

Location:
226 Weill Hall

Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Pathways to Success & BEST Joint Symposium

Save the date to chart your future career success!


This is the second of two symposia to help you successfully Navigate Your Future. This June 6 symposium is coincident with our 5th annual BEST Symposium, so mark your calendar now!

Workshops and concurrent panel discussions on broad

Location:
G10 Biotech

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