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Pre-Pharmacy at Behrend

What do Pharmacy Admissions Committees Look for in an Applicant?Pharmacy Symbol

  • Can the student handle the academic rigors of medical school?
  • Why does the student want to be a pharmacist? Do they want to be in the profession for the “right” reasons and know the dedication the career entails?
  • Do they have a diverse set of skills necessary to be a pharmacist?

 

April 10: 'The M-dwarf Opportunity:' Open House Night in Astronomy

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Are there planets out there similar to Earth? Justin Crepp thinks so.

Crepp, assistant professor of physics at the University of Notre Dame, will discuss the possibility for life around the universe’s smallest stars in “The M-dwarf Opportunity: Looking for Life around the Smallest Stars,” the next Open House Night in Astronomy lecture at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College.

Pre-Medical at Behrend

What do Medical School Admissions Committees Look for in an Applicant?Medical Symbol

  • Can the student handle the academic rigors of medical school?
  • Why does the student want to be a doctor? Do they want to be in the profession for the “right” reasons and know the dedication the career entails?
  • Do they have a diverse set of skills necessary to be a doctor?

 

Pre-Dentistry at Behrend

Dentistry SymbolWhat do Dental School Admissions Committees Look for in an Applicant?

  • Can the student handle the academic rigors of dental school?
  • Why does the student want to be a dentist? Do they want to be in the profession for the “right” reasons and know the dedication the career entails?
  • Do they have a diverse set of skills necessary to be a dentist?

 

Behrend Student Returns to Regional Science Olympiad as a Judge

First-year student Gary Fye volunteered as a judge at this year's regional Science Olympiad.One of the Science Olympiad’s stated goals is “to create a passion for learning science.” If the organization is looking for an ambassador, it need not look any further than Gary Fye.

Fye, a first-year Biomedical Engineering major at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, was a volunteer judge at the regional Science Olympiad held at Behrend this March.

April 3: MCE/WISE Open House For High School Juniors

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WISE studentsAn informational open house for Minority College Experience (MCE) and Women in Science and Engineering (WISE), two summer college-prep programs hosted by Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, will be held on Thursday, April 3.

High school juniors and their parents are invited to attend the information session, which begins at 7 p.m. in the second-floor auditorium of the Reed Union Building.

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