Conference Musings

Sally and Derek_180201

Winter. Cilantro. Los Angeles. Conferences. You either love them, or you hate them. While I absolutely cannot stand temperatures below 60 degrees, I am quite fond of the other three—particularly conferences.

I was introduced to professional conferences two years ago …

By Derek Herrmann
Derek Herrmann Graduate Student, Visiting Research Associate
Read more »

How to find jobs in China?


China is the world’s most populous nation and ‘queuing up’ or ‘queue-jumping” is almost a national sport.

The most logical step to finding internships and non-teaching jobs in China is to sift through online job boards or connect with HR …

By Yan Qi
Yan Qi Student Ambassador
Read more »

Internships and Research Abroad


We are frequently asked about internships – what we want to do, where we want to go – and sometimes finding the perfect internship can be challenging. The biggest challenge is knowing where to start! Some people do several internships …

By Georgina Nicholos
Georgina Nicholos
Read more »

Figuring Out What’s Next

Figuring Out What’s Next thumbnail image

Not all of us have all of our steps figured out and honestly, we are reassured everyday that we do not need to have everything figured out right now, but a little help never hurts anyone. There are tons of …

By Nik Roseau
Nik Roseau
Read more »

Learn more about the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) program!

image1 (2)

Learn more about the Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) program!

The EIS program is a two-year, on-the-job training and service fellowship which recruits and trains health professionals to be ready responders in areas including infectious and noninfectious diseases, global health, injury …

By Trishnee Bhurosy
Trishnee Bhurosy Student Ambassador - Blog Editor Trishnee Bhurosy
Read more »

Tips for making an impactful resume

By Tapati Dutta
Tapati Dutta Student Ambassador: Blogger Tapati Dutta
Read more »

Faculty Research Highlight: Dr. Barbara Hocevar


In the School of Public Health, we have many talented and accomplished faculty that conduct research in addition to teaching courses! I asked my Introduction to Public Health Biology instructor, Dr. Barbara Hocevar, a few questions about her research …

By Megan Lisch
Megan Lisch
Read more »

Jump in to the Summer Camp Life


Have you ever wanted to be a camp counselor at a summer camp? Well, you are in luck because IU is throwing a Summer Camp Job Fair on Wednesday, February 7th from 11am-2:30pm at Alumni Hall in the IMU. …

By Alyssa Steinman
Alyssa Steinman
Read more »

Adulting: Know your privilege, let go of your prejudices, and respect diversity.


#Adulting can be hard. I am 24 and I feel like I’ve barely scraped the surface of the #learningtoadult phase. Though I highly doubt it’s a phase. #Adulting involves adapting to new situations and meeting new people, and that happens …

By Mackenzie Jones
Mackenzie Jones Student Ambassador: Peer Mentor Mackenzie Jones
Read more »

Workplace Etiquette


What are the keys to being part of a successful work environment? The video below explains three workplace etiquette rules you should follow!



Born and raised in Southern California, Neil is currently a Senior at Indiana University studying …

By Neil Patel
Neil Patel Student Ambassador: Blog Co-Editor Neil Patel
Read more »