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Jason Wang

Interview with Jason Wang on selecting a program of study, mentoring & demonstrating leadership

Our July 2021 Leader in the Spotlight features Jason Wang, a recent BSc graduate from the University of Alberta (UofA). Passionate about mentoring, Jason has volunteered as a mentor for the UofA Interdepartmental Science Students Society Mini Study Groups Program, the UofA Science Mentors, and at the NSN. He has also served as the President of the University of Alberta Pre-Optometry Club.

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The Do’s & Don’ts of Writing a CV

Today, we are going to go over the basics of writing a CV, based on my experience with Principal Investigators (PIs). I hope this guide will help you with your scholarly endeavours in STEM. What is a CV? A CV or Curriculum Vitae is a summary of your academic and professional achievements, qualifications and accomplishments.

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Pharm Fresh: Exploring the Expanding Role of the Pharmacist

When you think of a pharmacy, what comes to mind? What about the role of a pharmacist? Most people think of a pharmacy as a depository of medicine and pharmacists as “medication experts”, who dispense drugs based on a set of instructions called a prescription. While filling and dispensing certainly does happen in the pharmacy,

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