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Community Events

The Center for Global Health co-sponsors monthly and annual events and outreach opportunities on and off campus throughout the year. Here are global health events that are happening in your community and around the world.


April 16, 2015 | 4-5 pm EDT (2-3 pm MDT)

How to Best Prepare for a Career in Global Health Webinar

Hosted by Unite for Sight

Learn from leading experts about how to best prepare for a successful career in global health. Learn about the diversity of skills and expertise needed within the broad field of global health, as well as suggested preparations in academics, field experiences, internships, and jobs. For example, what is the best way to stand out in job applications and job interviews? What are pitfalls to avoid in cover letters and resumes? How should undergraduate and graduate students best prepare for a global health career?

Register at​

April 25, 2015 | 6:00-9:00 pm

To Cambodia with Love | Sustainable Schools International Fundraiser

The Downtown Artery, 252 Linden Street, Fort Collins

Silent and live auctions featuring world art, local goodies, outdoor adventures and international travel. Enjoy Cambodian appetizers, complimentary Fort Collins craft brews, Cambodian dancers, and an exciting live performance from singer-songwriter Shane Burke.

Help SSI make education possible for over 2,000 children in rural Cambodia using an innovative social enterprise approach.

Ticket Information:

$60.00 per person

$50.00 per person for groups of 10 or more

Check out the auction catalog and register here!​

April 26, 2015 | 12:00-4:00 pm

Shot@Life Champion's Event

Tivoli Student Union, University of Colorado Auraria Campus

Shot@Life Champions represent our strongest supporters across the nation—individuals who are dedicating their voice, time, and support to stand up for childhood in developing countries. Champions represent a diverse group of parents, students, medical professionals, activists and anyone who believes in the importance of vaccines. Champions receive training in building relationships with their members of Congress, using the media to advocate and maximizing the impact of events to become effective advocates for global vaccines to their policymakers and within their communities.

Learn more about this opportunity!​

April 30, 2015 | 4-5 pm EDT (2-3 pm MDT)

Marketing and Communicating to Engage Your Audience Webinar

Hosted by Unite for Sight

Learn from leading experts about how to market and communicate to prospective and current supporters and funders. Gain insight from the panelists' key lessons learned. Learn about pitfalls to avoid, how to market your cause to increase your public support, how to engage with the media, and how to ensure appropriate and responsible communication about your cause.

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May 4-June 14, 2015

Foundations for Global Health Responders

A massive online open course (MOOC) introducing concepts and skills needed to participate in global ventures. A primer for aspiring engineers, NGO workers, agricultural scientists, university students and faculty, government officials, and those providing direct patient care.

Sessions run May 4 - June 14th and require a time commitment of 3-6 hours per week. This course is FREE and open to the public.

Click here​ to learn more about the course syllabus, faculty, FAQs and registration!

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