Interested in law school? Thursday, September 27, is LAW DAY at IUB!

Thursday, September 27, is LAW DAY at IUB.  Over 100 law schools will be here to talk to IU students!

The events listed below are great for ALL IU students, including first-years and sophomores.  But if you are a current applicant or a junior, you should consider attendance at both events mandatory.  Most other college students do not have this opportunity—take advantage!


  1. Law School Admission Deans Panel 9:00 to 10:45 AM, Whittenberger AuditoriumIndiana Memorial Union

This is a unique, incredibly valuable opportunity to hear from admissions professionals with over 40 years combined experience in reading applications. Find out what is actually valued, what doesn’t matter, and what may be downright annoying.

This session is designed to cover all elements of the admissions process from the perspectives of admissions professionals who read applications and make admissions decisions. You will take away “inside” information that will be helpful to you in applying to any law school. This may be the most valuable admissions presentation you will have the opportunity to see—take advantage!!

  1. Law School Fair 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM,  Alumni Hall—Indiana Memorial Union

Meet directly with admissions officials from over 100 law schools! Get material, information on specialties, FEE WAIVERS, souvenirs, etc.  Ask about their programs (for example, what makes their school different from the others?), admission process, financial aid, and how to strengthen your candidacy for admission. Don’t know what to ask?  Get a list of questions HERE—but you can also learn much from walking around and eavesdropping! For a list of schools attending the fair, click here!

 PLUS: How to get the most out of Law Day!

Tuesday, September 25th  5:00pm – 6:30pm  Oak Room  Indiana Memorial Union

Attend this session to prepare for Law Day.  Learn how to get the most out of the law fair.  What to do and what questions should be asked?

We think you’ll leave these events optimistic, motivated, and inspired. Find out why IUB has the best Law School Fair in the country!

Want more info?  Contact the Health Professions and Prelaw Center. Click HERE for more details about Law Day!


Graduating seniors: An employment opportunity with IDEM. Apply by April 13!

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) announces this job opportunity:


Job Description:

This Environmental Manager 2 position is in the Targeted Monitoring Section of the Watershed Assessment and Planning Branch in the Office of Water Quality. This position is responsible for planning, coordinating, and conducting a variety of chemical, biological, limnological and ecological studies in rivers, streams and lakes, and be able to interpret the results for state regulatory programs, lake classification programs, special investigations and the public. Performs field work in a variety of challenging conditions in all seasons of the year.  Performs laboratory and office duties relevant to work.  Will collect cyanobacteria and may assist in water chemistry and E. coli sampling, fish community, fish tissue contaminant, sediment contaminant, macroinvertebrate community, and QA/QC programs.  Enters and interprets data from sampling activities and communicates the data and information to a wide variety of customers using verbal, electronic, and writing techniques.

A minimum of a Bachelor of Science in a discipline relevant to the duties of the position is preferred. The ideal candidate will have education, demonstrated ability and experience in surface water quality sampling and in the aquatic sciences such as ichthyology, aquatic entomology, aquatic botany and limnology. Must possess excellent oral and written communication and organizational skills, and have the ability to successfully manage multiple priorities.

Base Salary: $38,688.00

Job Opening ID: 615014

Posting Title: Environmental Manager 2

Expiration Date: 2018-04-13

Apply at:

Recent graduates: Quality Control Analyst position open at Baxter in Bloomington!

Quality Control Analyst Position

Client: Baxter

Location: Bloomington, IN

Pay: $18-19 per hour

Duration: 12 Month Contract

This position will report through the QA Engineering department and focus on gathering data specific to biological, chemical and physical analyses on pharmaceutical products (biologics and drugs) and medical devices through all stages of the manufacturing process from incoming raw materials to finished goods, and may include environmental monitoring programs. This data will then be used to build test methods for the new Corporate LIMS system. Continue reading “Recent graduates: Quality Control Analyst position open at Baxter in Bloomington!”

IU Getting Into Graduate School Fair TODAY, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in IMU

The IUB Career Development Center is hosting 

Getting Into Graduate School Fair

Tuesday, September 26, 2017   4:00pm – 7:00pm

Alumni Hall, Indiana Memorial Union

Make plans to join us TODAY, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 between 4:00-7:00 PM in Alumni Hall to connect with multiple graduate schools and programs from around the country! Come meet and talk with representatives about their specific programs.

Students from all majors and schools at IU are invited! If you are unsure of whether or not you should attend graduate school, make sure you schedule an appointment with your career advisor to discuss your career goals and whether graduate school is the best next step in your career planning journey.

Check out the list of graduate schools who will be represented at today’s fair!

Visit the IU Health Pathology Laboratory in Indianapolis

Time to schedule a checkup for your future career!

Visit the IU Health Pathology Laboratory in Indianapolis to learn more about Clinical Laboratory Science and Cytotechnology.

Upcoming tour dates:

Tuesday, March 14, 10:00 am

Wednesday, April 19, 1:00 pm

Thursday, May 18, 10:00 am


Contact Barbara at

Or 317.491.6222 to schedule your appointment!

Part-time summer jobs with Hamilton County Health Department

Hamilton County Health Department has summer positions open for college-aged students interested in Vector Control or Water Quality Technicians.


WORK SCHEDULE: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., M – F  SALARY: $10.00 for 27.5 hour workweeks.


SEASONAL: May to August STATUS: Part – Time.


Please go to the Hamilton County website Employment Opportunities sections to see the job descriptions:


Alex Davis

Vector Control Specialist

Hamilton County Health Department

18030 Foundation Dr. Suite A

Noblesville, IN 46060

Ph: 317-776-8500

Fax: 317-776-8506

Interested in being a science teacher? Check out the Noyce Scholarship programs

The Noyce Scholarship programs provides scholarships to BSMS students in Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Geological Sciences, and Environmental Sciences who are interested in K12 teaching.  While our Noyce program is in its final year, we still have some funds available for scholarships.

While the NSF grant expires in September, we can provide some scholarship fund to such students in the spring and summer.  Students should note, however, that these funds come with commitments, and funds would need to be repaid if those commitments are not met.