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Featured Upcoming Events

Featured / Networking

Bioscience Women’s Circle Breakfast

9:00 am / 10:30 am
February 23

Friday, Feb. 23, 9:00-10:30 AM (In-Person)
RSVP here by Feb. 14:
For woman-identifying community members in the biosciences (inclusive of graduate students, postdocs, faculty, & staff). Food provided. 

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Featured / Social

First-Year Round Table: Winter Dinner

5:00 pm / 6:30 pm
March 5

Winter Dinner

First-Year Round Table (Grad School Hacks Series)

Tuesday, Mar. 5


RSVP by Feb. 26

Only for First-Year Graduate Students in GPB home areas.

An open judgment-free forum for students to share and reflect on their research rotations and first-year experiences with their peers and GPB directors. Dinner provided for each of these events.

Notice: Each event requires a minimum number of participants. If the minimum isn't reached the event might be cancelled or postponed.

Please RSVP only if you actually plan on attending the dinner.

This event is sponsored and hosted by UCLA Graduate Programs Bioscience.

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Featured / Networking

Bioscience Women’s Circle Workshop

4:00 pm / 5:30 pm
March 21

Thursday, Mar. 21, 4:00-5:30 PM (In-Person)
RSVP here by Mar. 11:
For woman-identifying community members in the biosciences (inclusive of graduate students, postdocs, faculty, & staff). Workshop topic to be announced. Food provided. 

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Featured / Professional Skills

Faculty Research Mentorship Training (Part 1)

1:00 pm / 4:00 pm
April 26

Friday, Apr. 26 and May 3, 1:00-4:00 PM (Zoom)
RSVP by Mar. 29 (Confirmation sent by Apr. 5):
This workshop is for faculty seeking to examine and strengthen their own mentoring practices. You must be able to attend both sessions in order to be eligible to participate in this training. You will receive a letter of recognition once the training is completed.

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Home Areas

Home Areas are designed to unite students and faculty in cohesive groups organized by research focus, while also allowing first-year students to rotate in laboratories outside the Home Area...