PHD Club News

Welcome back everybody; I hope your semesters are off to a great start! First off I would like to let everybody know who the new officers are for PHD Club.

Kaitlyn/Kate Florer – President

Emma Bretl – Vice President

Craig Van Pay – Vice President/Treasurer

Areanna Lakowske – Secretary

Taylor Saari – Officer of Communications

We are all very excited for this year and would like to let you know about some of our upcoming events:

October 2nd-8th: Mental Illness Awareness Week

September 29th @ 5:30 pm (Room TBD, keep an eye on your e-mail, orgsync, facebook, for an update): We will be making ribbons to wear during Mental Illness Awareness Week

October 5th @ 6:00 pm in MAC 210: Kris Ball will provide a NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) “In Our Own Voice” presentation on the challenge of living with a dual diagnosis of mental illness and addiction.

October 12th @ 5:30 pm in MAC 210: Graduate School Series Part 1 – Dr. Vespia and Dr. Bartell will be discussing how to write your graduate school application personal statement. This presentation will be especially helpful for those who are in the midst of applying to graduate school, but everybody is welcome!

October 18th @ 5:00 pm in MAC 210: Graduate School Series Part 2 – Dr. Martin and Dr. Burns will be discussing the basics of graduate school – what it takes to get in, why you should go, etc. This presentation will be most helpful for first and second year students, but again, all are welcome!

If you have any questions or would like to become a PHD Club member, feel free to contact me (Kaitlyn)