Illini EMS (Illinois Fire Service Institute) – EMT Training
Spring 2018 EMT course applications available!
IEMS has developed an academically and physically challenging EMT course that stresses academic and clinical abilities, interpersonal skills, critical thinking processes, decision-making abilities and the capacity for quick and appropriate judgment. Our course will teach lifesaving skills and challenge students to shift from passive bystanders to active healthcare professionals.
Due 12/14/17 @ 5 PM.
Illini Emergency Medical Services – Illinois Fire Service Institute
First Friday Alumni Panel
Careers in Law
Friday, December 1
142 Psychology Building
Personal injury, medical malpractice, general litigation, and divorce attorney
Honorable Robert Villa
Associate Judge, Kane County, Illinois
Join us for a lively conversation about opportunities in the law/legal system.
St. Louis University is hosting several webinars on Marriage & Family Therapy and other mental health careers. The webinars are 30 minutes in length and intended for undergraduates.
Urbana Adult Education Center will be offering a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) course in January 2018.
For more information about the CNA program or to download an application, visit http://urbanaadulteducation.org/cna/.
Applications due December 4 and 5.
Avery Brundage Scholarships to support athletic students are now available for 2018-2019
Last year 17 students each received $2,500.
- Undergraduate ranked in top 25% of college or
- Graduate/professional student in good standing
- Full-time student at any of the three UI campuses
- Participate in sports – either individual or team at any level*
February 6, 2018
The Department of Psychology is sponsoring the Illinois Summit on Diversity in Psychological Science, March 26-28, 2018. The Summit aims to set a new agenda for research in psychological science that will transform the way we think about diversity and its context in the academy and in society more broadly.
Registration will begin on November 13 at: conferences.illinois.edu/diversitysummit. The website will not be available until November 13.
Student registration is limited to 50 undergraduates–first-come-first-serve basis & registration fees will be waived for those attending the conference.
Questions? Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Calling all environmentalists! Calling students interested in Native American tribal affairs! Udall Scholarship 2-day info event this week, November 9 & 10!
The Udall Scholarship awards $7,000 to sophomores or juniors committed to a career related to the environment *OR* to Native American sophomores or juniors interested in tribal policy or health care. Applicants must be U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, or U.S. permanent residents.
A successful applicant will have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and demonstrate leadership and a commitment to service. We are looking to nominate students who are taking action to address environmental concerns or concerns related to Native American tribal affairs. The University of Illinois may nominate up to six candidates for the award; if you are considering applying, join our information event:
**Two-Day Udall Information Event**
- Thursday, November 9, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.—Information session & discussion with former Udall Scholar – Illini Union Bookstore Building, Rm 514 (north side)
- Friday, November 10, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.—Workshop on how to craft a competitive Udall application – Illini Union Bookstore Building, Rm 514 (north side).
The campus deadline is 12pm noon, February 7, 2018.
Please visit our Udall Scholarship page for more details, application instructions, and info about past U of I Udall recipients. Email us if you would like to make an appointment to discuss whether the Udall is right for you. https://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/Scholarship/Scholarship.aspx
FRED S. BAILEY INTERNSHIP SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM FOR CAUSE-DRIVEN LEADERS
Are you interested in an unpaid internship but are concerned about the financial hardship it may cause? The Fred S. Bailey Internship Scholarship Program for Cause-Driven Leaders offers undergraduate students at the University of Illinois who receives an unpaid internship with a public service agency or not-for profit organization is eligible to apply. Awards are $1,000 for a part-time internship or $2,500 for a full-time internship and are given directly to the student.
Spring 2018 (For internships that occur between December 15, 2017 – May 30, 2018) Application Deadline: November 13
Stop by Office Hours at the University Y:
* Thursday, 11/9 from 2-4 pm
* Friday, 11/10 from 9-10:30 am