Events

Summer Training Academy for Research Success (STARS)

June 19-August 12, 2016
Various, UC San Diego Campus
Undergraduate, Transfer, Graduate Students

Get involved: Panelist, Mentor, Social Gatherings

This eight-week summer research academy offers student participants a rigorous research opportunity with esteemed UC San Diego faculty, informative transfer and graduate school preparation workshops, and educational, cultural, and social activities in sunny San Diego.


OASIS Summer Bridge Program

August-September, 2016
Various, UC San Diego Campus
Undergraduate Students

Get involved: Panelist, Mentor

This program is a year-long transition program for new undergraduate students that begins with either a 4-week or 5-week residential component in August-September, continues throughout the academic year, and ends in June of the following year.


Annual SACNAS National Conference

October 13-15, 2016
Long Beach Convention Center, 300 E Ocean Blvd, Long Beach, CA 90802
Prospective Students

Get involved: Panelist, Division Representation at Grad Fair, Judge for Poster & Oral Presentations

Conference programming is specifically tailored to support undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, and career professionals at each transition stage of their career as they move towards positions of science leadership.


Southern California Diversity Forum

November 7, 2016
Loyola Marymount University Campus, Los Angeles, CA 90045
Prospective Students

Get involved: Panelist, Division Representation at Grad Fair

This forum will bring together approximately 1,000 pre-selected, high-achieving undergraduate and master’s students to explore graduate opportunities and resources by participating in numerous workshops conducted throughout the day.


Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS)

November 9-12, 2016
TBD, Tampa, FL
Prospective Students

Get involved: Panelist, Division Representation at Grad Fair, Judge for Poster & Oral Presentations

ABRCMS is one of the largest, professional conferences for underrepresented minority students, military veterans, and persons with disabilities to pursue advanced training in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Ideas or Questions?

Please e-mail us at divcomm@biology.ucsd.edu.