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October 17 at 8:00 AM - November 14, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Great opportunity to earn 2 NUTR credits as you explore the rich culinary and cultural background of France.
October 23, 2014 | 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Come find out about Careers & Programs in Community Service on October 23rd at 6:30 p.m. in Marriott Hall Atrium. The event will feature speakers that have served in one of the following programs: City Year, Peace Corps, and Teach for America. Following the presentation, students will be able to collect information about each program and have a conversation with the speakers from 7:30pm-8:30pm.
Programs range from 1-2 years in length; paid to volunteer programs; and opportunities exist across the United States and in more than 60 countries around the world. These programs offer a wide range of responsibilities from being a leader for low-income student resources from pre-kindergarten to high school graduation to being a teacher in the classroom to providing community and health resources.
This event is open to all Purdue University college students from any major, undergraduate and graduates. For example, the Peace Corps has opportunities in areas of Health, Youth Development, Environment, Education, Community Economic Development, and Agriculture.
This event is sponsored by the College of Health and Human Sciences Career Development. Questions may be directed to Stephanie at HHSCareers@purdue.edu.
November 03, 2014 | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
TEDxPurdueU's 2014-2015 season continues with the breakout session “Confronting Our Environment Health Risks” at 7:00 p.m. Monday, November 3 in Stewart Center - Fowler Hall.
We have partnered with the Purdue Cancer Culture and Community group to bring you TEDx talks by leading Purdue and Lafayette community researchers, as well as videos submitted from a student-based competition. The program aims to acknowledge, assess, and confront the complex health risks facing us all, both locally and globally.
The event’s speakers include:
* Dr. Leigh Raymond, Professor of Political Science
* Dr. Daniel Aldrich, Associate Professor of Political Science
* Dr. Jason Cannon, Assistant Professor of Toxicology
* Dr. Jennifer Freeman, Associate Professor of Toxicology
* Ms. Sara Peel, Director of Watershed Projects
Following the talks, a post-event reception will be held for attendees in the attached Ringel Gallery of Stewart Center for guests to network with speakers, and interact with exhibits on the state of our local environment presented by the Wabash River Enhancement Corporation.
The event is free and open to the public.
To purchase tickets for the flagship annual TEDxPurdueU conference on April 11, or for more information about this and other upcoming events, visit www.TEDxPurdueU.com.
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