Note: PAC Pre-Health workshops will resume in Fall 2014

 

Past Workshops from Fall 2013

 

Pre-Health and Pre-Law Orientations:

Pre-Medicine Orientation

August 27, Bilger 152 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

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Pre-Health Orientation

August 28, Executive Dining Hall@ 6:30pm-7:30pm

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Pre-Law Orientation

August 29, QLC 412 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

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Pre-Health Workshops:

Imi Ho’ola Post-Baccalaureate Program

September 17, QLC 412 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

 

Medicine Panel

September 18, QLC 412 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

 

MCAT

September 19, QLC 208 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

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Writing Your Personal Statement

September 24, QLC 412 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

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Practice for Your Interview!

September 26, QLC 412 @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

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Pre-Law Workshops:

How to Apply for Law School

September 10, Richardson @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

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LSAT 101: Introduction to the Law School Admissions Test

September 11, Richardson @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

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Law Student and Lawyer Panel

September 12, Richardson @ 5:30pm-7:00pm

 

Writing Your Personal Statement

September 24, QLC 412 @ 5:00pm-7:00pm

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Past Workshops for Spring 2013

Pre-Health Workshops:

Med School Apps 101

Tuesday, Feb 19 @ UHM Campus Center 308
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

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If you are applying to medical school, then this workshop is for you!  Every detail counts when it comes to AMCAS, and a simple mistake could push back the submission of your app.  Come learn more about the application process and how to prepare for it.  We will break down the steps and share tips to avoid missteps.

 

Mastering the MCAT (2013-2014)

Wednesday, Feb 20 @ UHM Campus Center 307
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

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Why do I need to take the MCAT?  How do I prepare for it?  How do I register?  This session is for students planning to take the MCAT in 2013 or 2014.  We will answer all your questions: how to register, the MCAT’s current structure, ways to prepare, timeline, study tips, sample questions, scoring, etc.!

 

Pre-Med Panel on Admissions and Life as a Med Student

Thursday, Feb 21 @ UHM Campus Center 308
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Ever wonder how med students get into med school?  Or if they have tips you could use?  Are you curious about what medical school is like?  Come to this Pre-Medical Panel for a Q&A session with JABSOM’s Director of Admissions and current students! This panel is hosted by PAC, PMA, Biology Department, and JABSOMs MSMP.

 

GREat Expectations: Taking the GRE

Tuesday, March 5 @ UHM QLC 412

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If you need to take the GRE, come to this workshop! We will answer your questions about the GRE revised General Test, including how to register, how to prepare, how the test is structured, scoring, sample questions, timeline, and insider tips. Attending this session could save you thousands of dollars!

 

Financing Your Graduate Education

Thursday, March 7 @ BusAd A 101

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The UH Manoa Financial Literacy Program and the Pre-Health/Pre-Law Advising Center (PAC) will explain the basics of financing your graduate education: costs, budgeting strategies, a step-by-step process, and financial aid resources.

 

MCAT2015 - Look What’s Coming!

Tuesday, March 12 @ UHM QLC 412
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

The MCAT is changing!  If you started as a freshman in Fall 2012, you will be taking the new MCAT2015, which requires additional perquisite courses. Start preparing now: PAC and Biology will explain the new format and answer your questions.

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Multiple Mini-Interviews – the New Format!

Thursday, March 14 @ UHM QLC 412
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

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Come practice your interviewing skills!  Instead of the traditional one-on-one interview, many professional schools are moving to “Multiple Mini Interviews”, which test your ability to think on your feet.  We will explain how MMIs work, then give you a chance to try it out.  We will also share tips and strategies to make your interview day a success. Note: Limit is 20 people, it will be first come, first served.

 

 

Pre-Law Workshops:

How to Apply to Law School & Tour of UHM’s School of Law

Tuesday, February 5 @ The Richardson School of Law

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Come and learn the basics and critical deadlines for law school applications with the Director of Admissions and other administrators of the William S. Richardson School of Law. Their insight and advice will help you map out a timeline and checklist to work with in preparing to apply to law school. There will be a coordinated tour of the law school before the session.

LSAT 101

Wednesday, February 6 @ The Richardson School of Law

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What is the LSAT? How often is it administered? What score do I need? Bring your questions! An LSAT instructor from the William S. Richardson School of Law will explain the different sections of the LSAT and how to best prepare for this critical component of your law school application.

Panel Discussion: The Inside Scoop from Current Law Students

Thursday, February 7 @ The Richardson School of Law

How do I choose a law school? What can I expect in the first year of law school? UHM Law Students will share their experiences, insight, and advice.