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Department of Biology

New Graduate Student Orientation 2013
August 13, 2013

UNM Biology 2013 New Graduate Student Orientation

Time Topic
8:15–8:45 a.m. Registration
8:45–9:15 a.m. Informal Breakfast with Faculty
9:15–9:40 a.m. Chairman's Address: Dr. Robert Miller
9:40–10:00 a.m Associate Dean of Graduate Studies: Dr. Timothy Lowrey
10:00–10:45 a.m.

Campus Tour: Library Resources, Student Health, SUB (UNM ID, banks, etc.), Gym, Bookstore, and Hospital: Dr. Chris Johnston

10:50–11:15 a.m. Introduction to the Graduate Program: Graduate Handbook: Dr. Irene Salinas
11:15–11:30 a.m. Break
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: Dr. Coen Adema
12:40–1:40 p.m. Lunch and Biology Graduate Student Association (BGSA)
1:40–2:00 p.m. Introduction to the Graduate Program: Cheryl Martin
2:00–3:10 p.m. Castetter Hall, PiBBS and Molecular and Cell Biology Facility: George Rosenberg and Dr. Irene Salinas
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)