Student Volunteers and Poster Contest – Indiana GIS Conference May 7-8 in Muncie

Students have an opportunity to network with GIS professionals by volunteering at the annual Indiana GIS Conference, May 7-8 in Muncie.
The deadline for students to volunteer is March 31st. More Information:


The annual GIS Poster Contest allows students to present their work to the entire Indiana GIS community and win prize money.

More information:


The Indiana GIS Conference offers students who do not volunteer a discounted registration rate of $100.
Online registration is available on the IGIC web site,


Columbia University Summer Public Health Program

Program description: Columbia University Medical Center is preparing for its second program year of the Summer Public Health Scholars Program (SPHSP). This innovative program is designed for undergraduate students to increase interest in and knowledge of public health and biomedical science careers. SPHSP is a partnership between Columbia University College of Physicians and SurgeonsColumbia University College of Dental MedicineColumbia University School of Nursing, and the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health. Together they represent the broad spectrum of public health practice. SPHSP grant funding was awarded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Office of Minority Health, and Health Equity (OMHHE).


The program is designed for undergraduates in their Sophomore or Junior year and recent baccalaureate degree students who are undecided about their career goals and who have a minimum GPA of 2.7. This is a rigorous program which includes Public Health course work at Columbia University; hands-on field experience and immersion in a diverse, economically disadvantaged urban environment; seminars and lectures with public health leaders; and mentoring by faculty members, ensuring students’ exposure to the breadth and importance of public health as a career option. Please note: the application is due by February 8th.

To visit our website and apply online, please follow this link.


Thank you!


Melissa Eng-Wong

Program Assistant

Office of Diversity

Columbia University
College of Physicians & Surgeons
630 West 168th Street, P & S 3-401
New York, NY 10032
(p) 212-305-4157


Learn more about Service Opportunities in Bloomington!

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 7:00-8:00 p.m
The Community Service Leaders and Student Life and Learning will be holding an interest session for student organizations and individual students interested in volunteering in the Bloomington community. Learn how to connect with local nonprofits, develop a relationship, and start volunteering! For more information, contact Celia Pauli at

Learning Outside the Classroom: Service and Fieldwork courses

Explore Your Options

Learning Outside the Classroom: Service and Fieldwork courses

Thursday, January 17, Teter ASC Room F258, 6-7 p.m.


IU Bloomington offers many exciting opportunities to learn beyond the classroom and even beyond the campus. If you have an interest in community service and helping others, you might choose to take advantage of the opportunity to learn of student organizations at IU with service options, civic engagement possibilities at IU, Student Life and Learning opportunities, and Service Learning courses like alternative Spring Break programs! If you have a desire to get off the beaten path, you might want to spend part of your summer learning about the volcanoes of the Sierra Nevada (on location!) or studying permaculture in the Hoosier National Forest. Join us to learn how you can take your education beyond the campus and earn academic credit while expanding your horizons

Interested in the Peace Corps?

Gain Global Skills and Make a Difference for Others

Indiana University – Bloomington

Service Discussion Tuesday, January 22, at 3:30 p.m. SPEA, Dean’s Conference Room 1315 E. 10th ST Bloomington, IN 47405

Service Panel Tuesday, January 22, at 6:30 p.m. Indiana Memorial Union (IMU), State Room East 900 East 7th Street Bloomington, IN 47405 Click Here for more details and to pre-register for this event. Walk-ins are welcome. Bring a friend!


Info Table Indiana University Career Fair Wednesday, January 23, 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. Wilkie Auditorium 150 North Rose Street Bloomington, IN 47405

Information Session Thursday, January 24, at 5:00 p.m. Indiana Memorial Union (IMU), Oak Room 900 East 7th Street Bloomington, IN 47405 Click Here for more details and to pre-register for this event. Walk-ins are welcome. Bring a friend!


Meet one-on-one with a Peace Corps Recruiter Friday, January 25, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Career Development Center 625 N. Jordan Ave Bloomington, IN 47405 Apply Online by February 28, 2013, to receive consideration for remaining 2013 Peace Corps assignments best matching your qualifications. College Seniors, set up your future now! Work with Peace Corps after graduation. Gain global skills and get financial assistance from grad schools.

More About Peace Corps Continue reading “Interested in the Peace Corps?”