New Student Orientation Fall 2016

Monday, August 29 - Friday, September 2, 2016

Date & Time Activity Location
Monday, August 29    
8:30 -10:00 a.m Biostatistics Orientation Breakfast 1680 Crossroads
10:00 - 12:30 p.m Biostat 600 - Dr. Kevin He M1152
12:00 - 1 pm. Lunch provided by SPH  
11:00 - 4:00 p.m GSI Teaching Orientation* Michigan League 2nd Floor
5:00 - 8:00 p.m Happy Hour & Scavenger Hunt.
Biostat Student Association
Meet in 4034 (Biostat Conf room 4th Floor SPH II)
Tuesday, August 30    
7:15 -5:00 p.m SPH Orientation/Practice Plunge
(Optional for Ph.D. and MS. Students)
 
9:00 – 4:15 p.m GSI Teaching Orientation  Michigan League 2nd Floor
Wednesday, August 31   .
8:00 - 12:00 SPH Orientation Events (Breakfast provided)  
10:00 - 12:00 Epidemiology Exemption Exam (if interested)  
12:00 - 5:00 p.m Biostatistics Master's Team Advising SPH I 3755
1:00 - 3:00 p.m Faculty Advising Time
(suggested time students in 2nd year and beyond)
 
Thursday, September 1    
10:30 - 11:30 a.m Biostatistics Orientation Session SPH I 3755
11:30 - 1:30 p.m Mentor/Mentee Meet/Greet SPH I 3755 & 2695
2:00 - 3:00 p.m  Department GSI Orientation & scheduling** SPH I 3755
3:00 - 4:00 p.m Department GSI Orientation ** SPH I 3755
4:00 - 6:00 p.m Biostat 600  Kathy Welch SPH II Lab A&C
Friday, September 2    
9:00 - 9:30 a.m SPH Computing Orientation  Chris Scheller  
9:30 - 11:30 a.m Biostat 600  Dr. Kevin He  
12:00 - 1:00 p.m Doctoral Luncheon 1680 Crossroads
12:30 - 2:30 p.m Biostat 600  Kathy Welch SPH II Lab A&C
2:30 - 5:00 p.m Department GSI Orientation** SPH II Lab A
5:30 -TBD BSA Event Meet in 4034 (Biostat Conf Room)
Tuesday, September 6 Classes start  
Saturday, September 17 Biostatistics Fall Picnic  
  • NOTE: BIOSTAT 600 has been extended into the semester. See class schedule for additional dates/times/locations.

     

  • *All new GSIs are required to attend these trainings.  Additional information can be found at

    http://crlt.umich.edu/gsis/gsio

  • On Tuesday 8/30/2016 be sure to take the following concurrent sessions:  Teaching Problem Solving and Grading Quantitative Courses and the Science
  • **BIOSTAT 501 and 521 are required to attend these trainings