The University of New Mexico
Department of Biology

New Graduate Student Orientation 2012
Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Time

Topic

08:15–08:45 a.m. Registration
08:45–09:30 a.m. Introductions, Informal breakfast with Faculty
09:30–10:00 a.m. Chairman's Address: Dr. Richard Cripps
10:00–10:45 a.m.

Campus Tour: Library Resources, Student Health, SUB, Gym, Bookstore and Hospital: Dr. Irene Salinas

10:50–11:15 a.m. Introduction to the Graduate Program: Graduate Handbook: Dr. Olga Pontes
11:15–11:30 a.m. Introduction to the Graduate Program: Cheryl Martin
11:30–Noon T.A.'ing in Biology: Cara Lea Council-Garcia
Noon–12:10 p.m. Introduction to Scientific Integrity Course: Dr. William Gannon
12:10–12:40 p.m. Biosafety: Tim Muller
12:40–1:30 p.m. Lunch and Biology Graduate Student Association (BGSA)
1:30–1:45 p.m. Accounting Procedures: Heather Paulsen
2:00–3:10 p.m. Castetter Hall, PiBBS and Molecular and Cell Biology Facility
3:10–3:25 p.m. Break
3:25–4:30 p.m. Museum of Southwestern Biology Tour: Dr. Joe Cook
4:30–5:00 p.m. UNM Graduate & Professional Student Association (GPSA)