Bear Briefs: March 20-22

Baylor hosts Teacher Job Fair

The Office of Career and Professional Development will host a Teacher Job Fair from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday on the 5th floor of the Cashion Academic Center. Students will have the opportunity to meet with recruiters from Texas school districts and other organizations. Some representatives will offer on-site interviews after the fair from noon to 3 p.m.. Any students or alumni looking for teaching opportunities or jobs in related fields are welcomed and encourage to participate.

URSA displays student research

Baylor BURST and URSA are teaming up to launch USRA Scholars Week the week of March 26. The week will celebrate all of the undergraduate research that is taking place on campus. Each year, Baylor sponsors a series of events that celebrates and promotes undergraduate research. Student presentations will be held on the second and third floors of the Bill Daniel Student Center. Sessions begin at 2 p.m. every day. Poster presentations will be held at 11 a.m. in the Baylor Sciences Building each day of the week. Light refreshments will follow.

STEM and humanities combine for symposium

The College of Arts and Sciences is hosting a symposium Thursday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the fifth floor of the Cashion Academic Center. The Body: A STEM and Humanities Symposium will feature professionals from several disciplines to share about the human body from their individual perspectives and academic fields. Professors from global health, social medicine, biology, neuroscience and religion departments will present at the event. Harvard Medical School’s Dr. Paul Farmer will speak with a panel of Baylor faculty at the event.