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Wednesday, November 13

January 1, 1970 -

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

World on Wednesday: How to Win the 2014 Global Health Case Competition
Presented by: VIGH Student Advisory Council
Location: Student Life Center LLMR 1 & 2

This spring, multidisciplinary teams composed of undergraduate, graduate, and professional students from across the university will compete in the fourth annual Vanderbilt Global Health Case Competition and take on a complex, real-world global issue surrounding health. At this World on Wednesday, competition organizers will explain what the event is all about and members of the first place team from 2013 will share their winning strategies for building the optimal team, maximizing resources, approaching the case topic, and presenting innovative solutions. Information on the Global Health Case Competition can be found at http://www.vanderbilt.edu/vigh-sac/case/.

 

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

What Every International Student Should Know About U.S. Employment: A Recruiter’s Perspective
By: Author, Dan Beaudry
Location: Wilson Hall 103

Studying in America is a powerful first step towards making U.S employment a reality, but each year thousands of international students are surprised to discover that it takes more than an American degree to get a job in the U.S. You need an understanding of the unique challenges facing international students, and a strategy with proven success in overcoming them. Power Ties delivers both.

 

7:30 p.m.

Trans
iLens Film Presented by Department of Psychiatry as part of Transgender Day of Remembrance (November 20)
Location: Sarratt Cinema

An extraordinary documentary about men and women, and all the variations in between. Inspired by the story of Dr. Christine McGinn and her work as a transgender surgeon, the film provides a very personal vision into the lives, loves, and challenges of a remarkable cast of characters of all ages and from all walks of life. English. Unrated. 104 mins.