March 2017 UMSC Updates

March 2017 UMSC Updates

Hi all,

The last and final UMSC meeting of this academic year was this Saturday, March 4th. Along with covering cross-campus and campus-specific issues, we also elected the new UMSC board! Important points are below, but the full meeting minutes are located here.

  • Dr. Renee McCarthy gave a presentation on the new Medical Student Learning environment. She also gave us information on the new learner mistreatment reporting structure, more on which can be found here.
  • Dean Janet Jokela shared some valuable information on the transition that Urbana is going through while they phase out the campus.
  • We were approached with a new medical news resource The Scope.
  • The new UMSC website will be going live very shortly!
  • Students at other campuses are having difficulty getting their share of student fees, so please sign this petition to help support your fellow students.
  • We elected a new executive board and the positions are as follows:
     

    President: Jonathan Jou
    Vice President: Matthew Durst
    Treasurer: Stephanie Grach
    Secretary: Bob Freidel
    Webmaster/Historian: Petra Majdak
    OSR Primary Representative: Mason Marcus