School of Public Health

New Student Orientation

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 12:00 - 4:15 PM followed by Happy Hour at Shultzy's Bar and Grill - 4:30 - 6:30 PM


Please RSVP by Friday, September 6.

Unless otherwise noted, all Epi Orientation activities are in Health Sciences Building room T-639

12:00pm-12:30pm - Check in and light refreshments

12:30-12:40 - Welcome: Steve Hawes, Epi Chair

12:40-12:50 - Department overview: Steve Schwartz, Epi Graduate Program Director

12:50-1:00 - Epi Communications presentation: Epi Comms Team - Laura East, Sixtine Gurrey

1:00-1:25 - Getting Involved in Student Leadership: Equity, Diversity, and Inclusiveness Committee; Epi Student Representatives; Student Epidemic Action Leaders (SEAL) Team; Students of Color Affinity Group; Graduate and Professional Student Senate

1:25-1:30 - Tutoring info: Kevin Schuda from Epi SAS

1:30-2:00 - UW Academic Student Employee Union info: Erin Morgan and Sarah Romano, Epi Student Union Representatives

2:00-2:15 - 1st Session wrap-up and next activities preview: John Paulson from Epi SAS

2:15-2:30 - Break and travel to break out rooms

2:30-3:45 - Degree program break out sessions: Facilitated by faculty and current students (break out rooms TBA)

3:45-4:00 - Break and travel to group picture location

4:00-4:15 - Group picture (location TBA)

4:15-4:30 - Walk as a group to Happy Hour

4:30-6:30 - Happy Hour: Shultzy's Bar and Grill