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What's New:

Neurosurgery Summer Internship for BFS

Neurosurgery Summer Internship

BFS and Penn's International Internship Program: Dinner, Presentations, and How To Apply

DATE: Wednesday, January 22
TIME: 5:00-6:30 pm
LOCATION: The NEW Fireside Lounge, The Arch, 3601 Locust Walk, 2nd Floor

BFS Summer Research Funding Dinner

Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: Fireside Lounge, CURF (220 S.

ILP Discussion: Brave New World

Set in a future where people are manufactured, society is permanently stratified, and a world state has control over all tenets of an individual's life, Brave New World is a classic critique of humanity's proclivity to totalitarian systems and consumerism. Come join the Harrison College House Integrated Living Program in a discussion of the text and its classical parallels such as Plato's Republic with Dr.

BFS Service Group

This year the Fox Leadership Program will be sponsoring a group of BFS students to volunteer at West Catholic Preparatory High School (www.westcatholic.org), which is located in University City. Beginning in October, BFS volunteers will be able to tutor high school freshmen from 2:45-3:30 on either Tuesdays or Thursdays, or help lead high school seniors through the college process from 3-4 on Wednesdays. The Fox program provides transportation to and from the school premises. BFS freshmen and upper classmen are invited to participate.

CURF UAB Research Mixer

Monday, September 23rd, 4:30-6:30 pm, Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall

IRL = In Richer Life: Living Well in the Digital Age

Friday, September 27th, 1:00 pm, Harrison M20

Come join BFS alum Alex Soojung-KIm Pang as he discusses his new book, The Distraction Addiction, recently published by Little, Brown & Co.