May
26
6:00 pm18:00

End of the Year Reception and Launch Party!

Come celebrate the end of a great year with TIMS!! Our End of the School Year Reception will be in the Belfer Research Building!

We will be launching an exciting new campaign, mark your calendars!! 

There will be wine, beer, tapas and a live jazz band for your enjoyment.

Resume Workshop for Scientists
Apr
14
6:00 pm18:00

Resume Workshop for Scientists

  • Rockefeller Research Lab Auditorium

Please join us for an event in collaboration with NYC - MGSN (Minority Graduate Student Association) to learn about key features that make a scientific successful resume.  Lauren Celano, CEO of Propel Careers, will review resume and CV writing for scientists. After the talk, a team of resume consultants will sit down with attendees to personally review their resumes, providing onsite feedback and suggestions on how to better tailor their resumes to the area of employment attendees were interested in!

It will take place in the Rockefeller Research Lab (RRL) Auditorium of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center at 430 E. 67th Street.

Please RSVP HERE!

Apr
7
6:00 pm18:00

Happy Hour Social - with Jazz Band

  • Belfer Research Building

Join us for Happy Hour in the Daisy and Paul Soros Student Meeting Room on the first floor of the Belfer Building! Come relax and enjoy good conversation and company, with great music!

Mar
30
5:30 pm17:30

Monthly General Meeting & Social Hour

  • Rockefeller Student & Faculty Club

From 5:30pm - 6pm, we will discuss future TIMS events. If you would like to help with TIMS event organization, or would like to learn more about us, please come! We are always excited to hear about your ideas for future events.

 We will be giving out free TIMS t-shirts branded with the slogan “This is What a Scientist Looks Like”

 From 6pm onward, we will have a social hour with pizza, good company and conversation.

We welcome you to stop by for all, or part, of the event.

“Building a Professional Brand Through LinkedIn" with Dr. Tom Magaldi, PhD
Mar
16
5:30 pm17:30

“Building a Professional Brand Through LinkedIn" with Dr. Tom Magaldi, PhD

  • Room 105, Zuckerman Research Building, MSKCC

Please join us for a lively presentation on using LinkedIn to build a professional brand by Dr. Tom Magaldi of the MSKCC Office of Career and Professional Development. As a courtesy for our attendees, a photographer will be present to take professional headshots free of charge. Attire is casual- Lab coats will be provided for headshots.

Seating is limited, so please RSVP at http://www.timsnyc.org/linked-in

 

Nov
30
5:30 pm17:30

Monthly General Meeting

  • Rockefeller University, CRC-406

Please join us for an general board meeting, where we will discuss our upcoming events. We welcome everyone that wants to help organize and plan future events.

This will be followed by a roundtable discussion and social at 6PM.  The topic of discussion to be "Science in the lens of the Minority Communities" and how this should inform the aspirations of a group like TIMS. In accord with the theme of thankfulness this month, we will start off our conversation with attendees acknowledging a person that played an instrumental role the development of your interest in the sciences.

We will be providing dinner and soft drinks, so please RSVP at

http://www.timsnyc.org/monthly-meetings

Oct
29
1:30 pm13:30

Mentored Meals with Dr. Osborne and Dr. Morris.

  • RRL 101

Please join us for an intimate lunch with Dr. Andrea Morris PhD, Director of Career and Professional Development Graduate and Postgraduate Studies at Rockefeller University, and Dr. Joseph Osborne MD PhD, Associate Vice Chair of Research in the Department of Radiology at MSKCC. We’ll be having a roundtable discussion about career paths and the unique challenges faced by minorities in science. Lunch will be provided. 

 

We're giving TIMS members the option to sign up first, so please RSVP at http://www.timsnyc.org/mentored-meals, since lunch seats are limited, thank you! 

Oct
13
6:00 pm18:00

Welcome Reception

  • Belfer Skylight Lounge - WCMC

Come join us for our Fall Welcome Reception! Bring friends, or make new ones, and enjoy some live Jazz, wine and cheese!

 

 




Pictures by Michael Gurkin.

Jun
26
12:00 pm12:00

Monthly Flunch - Dr. Medeva Ghee

Sponsored by the Celebrating Diversity in Science Series

Catered lunch with Speaker Dr. Medeva Ghee, Executive Director of the Leadership Alliance, followed by an intimate reception and lunch. Please join us for the reception if you are interested in learning more about Dr. Ghee's work and career path.


About the Leadership Alliance: "The Leadership Alliance is a national consortium of more than 30 leading research and teaching colleges, universities, and private industry. We are united by a shared vision – to train, to mentor and to inspire, a diverse group of students from a wide range of cultural and academic backgrounds into competitive graduate training programs and professional research-based careers."

May
27
2:00 pm14:00

MONTHLY FLUNCH - Dr. Dr. Avery August


Sponsored by the Celebrating Diversity in Science Series


Please join us for a talk by Dr. Avery August, professor of Immunology and Microbiology and chair at Cornell Univisity,College of Veterinary Medicine and alumnus of the Weill Cornell Graduate School, followed by an intimate reception and lunch.