N.E.X.U.S TRANSITION HELPERS FOR FIRST YEAR STUDENTS IN THE COLLEGE OF SCIENCE WHAT IS NEXUS? Network Science for EXcellence in Undergraduate Original goal: Assist in Orientation Day for the College of Science students Went well and I still talk to the kids I met on that day! NEW GOALS Coordinate to lead yourself orientation day and get 10-20 kids Help with first year transition questions like classes to take and what’s cool about Penn State science Start a mentor program, get mentees* or womentees if you’re hilarious Hold science events Basically be the primary bridge for what the college of science has to offer and current students. WHO SHOULD APPLY Suggestions: You are in the college of science You are academically successful You feel that you have great advice and are generally friendly and outgoing You want to make a bunch of new science friends! FUSION Leader Distribution SC/PM/MBA BIO 36% 33% BMB/BIOTC/MICRO CHEM 6% MATH 5% 4% FRNSC PHYS ASTRO STAT 3% 2% 1% 10% HOW DO I APPLY https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/nexusleader2014 https://science.psu.edu/advising/news Email me directly at [email protected] Questions?