Take part in Class of 2022 orientation activities

July 12, 2018

Cross Cultural Student Leadership Retreat 
9:30 am-4 pm, Tuesday, July 31, Fesler Hall (FH) 441
This retreat is an optional pre-orientation event open to all but is focused on providing unity and solidarity for student populations underrepresented in medicine. The event provides an opportunity for new and returning students to connect with each other, develop skills and begin identifying support systems for the coming school year. This event is co-sponsored by Medical Student Education (MSE) and Faculty Affairs, Professional Development, and Diversity (FAPDD). Register now for the retreat.

Choose a Common Read Experience this Summer
Experience is all summer; discussion occurs 4-5 pm on Wednesday, Aug. 1, in Hine Hall
This summer, incoming and current medical students, as well as faculty and staff at IU School of Medicine, are invited to be a part of Common Read. Common Read brings participants together to discuss medical themes in select books, plays and videos. The program ends with a discussion during first-year orientation from 4-5 pm on Aug. 1 in Hine Hall, but the lessons and stories linger, reminding participants of the importance of humanity within medicine. Learn more about the Common Read experiences that are available.

First Generation Breakfast
7-7:50 am, Thursday, Aug. 2, Hine Hall (IP) 118
This breakfast will bring together new and current students, faculty and staff who identify as first-generation college students. Attendees will celebrate being first-generation college students, engage in supportive conversations, share advice and strengthen community ties at IU School of Medicine. Register now for the breakfast.