JHPDA Weekly Bulletin
21 September 2015
Did you know? In celebration of National Postdoc Appreciation Week(s), postdocs can get discounts at multiple businesses both on- and off-campus this week and the following, including free use of the Cooley Center. Details here.
IN BRIEF: National Postdoc Appreciation Week!
This week is National Postdoc Appreciation week (NPAW), a nationally recognized week for postdocs! As every year, the JHPDA organizes social and professional events, discounts, and freebies. We aim to provide a fun and useful celebration of postdoctoral life.Thanks to our amazing committees, we have over 11 events coming up! So many in fact, that in line with last year we're extending our Hopkins Postdoc Appreciation Week until 1st October, culminating with our annual BBQ, POSTDOCtoberfest!! We're looking forward to seeing you at our events!!
As always, please don’t hesitate to contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you have any questions.
Women in Science Townhall 1:00-2:30pm
6:00pm to 8:00pm
Visa seminar 2:00pm-3:45pm
Benefits coffee break 2:30-4:00pm
Yoga Dance party 5:30- 7:00pm
Movie night: Intouchables 6:00-8:00pm
Professional Development Opportunities
Professional Development Office
Interviewing for Career Success - Oct. 5, 12:15 - 1:15 pm; Mock interview*: Oct 9 1:30 - 3:00 pm, location TBD.
Hosted by The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Career Services Office and the JHMI Professional and Career Development Office.
Help Maryland Students Prepare For A World Of Opportunity - Maryland Business Roundtable for Education Training Session - Oct. 7, 1:00 - 4:00 pm, Wood Basics Auditorium, PCTB. Register here.
Upcoming Workshops on the UCSC Genome Browser - Oct. 5, 2015
Staff from UCSC will present two sessions on October 5th in Tilghman Auditorium. 8:00 – 11:00 AM: Overview, featuring a guided tour and an introduction to data analysis. 12:00 – 3:00 PM: Hands-on experience working with the Table Browser, Custom Tracks, BLAT and other tools. Register here.
Additional Professional Development Events
Johns Hopkins Postdoctoral Association