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Lech Staniszewski
Nov 5, 2015

Do we have surgeons in the house?!?!

Nov 5, 2015 by Lech Staniszewski

AMSA members we have prepared a treat you will not forget. Next week Thursday at 7:30pm we are going to host a SUTURE CLINIC just for you. So instead of a regular meeting where you would listen to a physician, you can actually become one (or at least learn the basics of suturing) by signing up for the clinic. When you register the event shows it is a MCAT strategy seminar.  Rest assured we will not be talking about the MCAT at this event. Please note if you register for this event please sh...


Lech Staniszewski
Nov 2, 2015

AMSA Newsletter 11/02/15

Nov 2, 2015 by Lech Staniszewski

Dear AMSA Member Thank you for coming to our last meeting. It was an impromptu gathering due to circumstances that were out of our control. I hope you had a lot of fun though, I know I did! NEXT MEETING INFO: Our next meeting will be next Thursday 11/12/15, as usual 7:30pm in Discovery Hall 250. -------------------- SOCIAL & SPORT INFO We are going to have one more sport and one more social this semester. The sport is going to take place November 16th (exact time TBA): Soccer at SRC. ...


Jordan Purucker
Sep 11, 2012

Hospice Companionship for AMSA credit and service!

Sep 11, 2012 by Jordan Purucker

Want to make a difference in someone's life? Want to hear cool stories? Then become a hospice companion! Cornerstone Hospice is looking for AMSA members that are interested in simply spending a few hours a week with a patient to brighten up their day. Currently, the visits are planned to be twice a month (exact days have yet to be specified). Cornerstone Hospice appreciates any help ASMA can provide. Anyone interested should contact Janine Faraj at jjfaraj@asu.edu 


Jordan Purucker
Sep 10, 2012

AMSA Newsletter: Week of September 10

Sep 10, 2012 by Jordan Purucker

What’s up AMSA?! It’s that time again.. we have another meeting this week! Even with all the exams and quizzes starting to be thrown at us, I hope you all find time to come and learn more about the field of medicine. Phillip Scharf is the man to talk to about preparing for medical school, and this is the perfect time to ask questions and get informed! Please read all of our announcements below! We have a lot to offer this semester, so take advantage of the opportunities! Jordan Pur...


Jordan Purucker
Sep 10, 2012

AMSA Flag Football Announcement!

Sep 10, 2012 by Jordan Purucker

Do you want a fun way to get involved in AMSA?! Football season is officially here and intramural flag football could be your answer!! Our first game is THIS WEDNESDAY night at 8:00 pm on the SRC fields! Whether you would prefer to show off your skills on the field or cheer like CrAzY, everybody should come out and support the team!!! That means you! If you would like to play, you need to post your email address on the recent ASU AMSA group Facebook post (made by Albert Kombe) or email...


Jordan Purucker
Sep 3, 2012

ASU AMSA Newsletter: Week of September 3

Sep 3, 2012 by Jordan Purucker

Hey Everyone!! I hope you’re all having a wonderful three day weekend!! It was really exciting to see so many of you at our first meeting and our Big, Bad Bowling social! We learned a lot about AMSA membership perks with Kaplan, how to be a member, what AMSA is about and colon cancer awareness. We also invaded Sparky’s Den so much, we weren’t able to get any more lanes! Missed either of the events?? Don’t worry! September has a lot of exciting stuff in store for you to get involved in,...


Jordan Purucker
Aug 26, 2012

ASU AMSA Newsletter: Week of August 27

Aug 26, 2012 by Jordan Purucker

Welcome back everyone! Hopefully you've enjoyed your summer break whether you've been relaxing, working, volunteering, studying for the monstrous MCAT, becoming broke after applying to medical school, or just waiting for your first year of college to start.   I don’t know about you, but we are so excited for the new year and everything we have planned for AMSA! Your new e-board has been hard at work making a Fall semester schedule that is both fun and informative. We've got doctors, ...


Angel R Viloria
Apr 20, 2012

AMSA Relay for Life TONIGHT (Info and details inside!)

Apr 20, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

When: Friday, April 20th Time: Opening Ceremony 8 PM -- Closing Ceremony 5 AM Location: Sun Angel Stadium (Walk north, it is east of the Sun Devil Stadium near Rural RD) Cost: If you have not registered, it is $20 to get in at the gate. If you have registered but not fundraised at least $10, then you will be charged $10 at the gate.  ***WE WILL BE PROVIDING FOOD & DRINKS AT THE EVENT SO COME HUNGRY!  ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE April 20th 6:00-8:00 Justin Orsini 8:00-9:...


Angel R Viloria
Apr 17, 2012

AMSA Relay for Life (THIS FRIDAY!) Sign up today! (Tons of fun!!!)

Apr 17, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

Relay for Life is our biggest event of the semester and one you don’t want to miss! We will be setting up a tent area, have lots of food and games, and be walking around the track raising money for the American Cancer Society. The goal is to have at least one member of the team walking around the track at all times. This is an overnight event and you’ll definitely want to plan on staying for a while. There’s a ton of things to do, a live band, and last year there was even a hypnotist! To ...


Angel R Viloria
Apr 12, 2012

Kaplan/MCAT Course Auction ENDS TONIGHT! (Current bid = $360) RIDICULOUS SAVINGS!!!

Apr 12, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

AMSA is hosting our FINAL Kaplan/MCAT Prep Course auction of the semester! The MCAT course includes everything the $2000 class has i.e. study books, a full course, several practice exams, and practice questions. It can also be used for LSAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. If you are a serious student hoping to get into medical school or graduate school, you will want as much help as you can get on these tough exams. Take advantage of this AMAZING opportunity to score a Kaplan/MCAT course (a $2000...


Angel R Viloria
Apr 12, 2012

LAST AMSA Meeting TONIGHT! (Free food, fun, and awesomeness!)

Apr 12, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

Come join AMSA at our last meeting where all we will do is have fun!! We will be having a silent auction, and also a date auction just in case you would like to contribute to some of our programming for next semester. It's the last meeting, almost the end of the semester, and we are ready to just enjoy each other's company. Silent Auction- We will have some items on a table for some bidding, and if you would like to donate items please let us know! Date Auction- We will be auctioni...


Angel R Viloria
Apr 11, 2012

ASU AMSA Newsletter, Week of Apr 8 (Last newsletter)

Apr 11, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

ASU AMSA Newsletter: Week of Apr 8 Hello AMSA members, You are currently reading the LAST newsletter of the semester! At least from me! I just want to say that it has been an amazing experience being your PR/Communications Chair for the 2011-2012 school year. I ran for this position last year in hopes of bringing new members to our organization that could call AMSA their "family." Because that's what we are — family. And today I’m proud to say that I accomplished those goal...


Angel R Viloria
Apr 6, 2012

FINAL Kaplan MCAT Prep Course Auction! (Ends next week, current bid only $350!)

Apr 6, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

AMSA is hosting our FINAL Kaplan/MCAT Prep Course auction of the semester! The MCAT course includes everything the $2000 class has i.e. study books, a full course, several practice exams, and practice questions. It can also be used for LSAT, GRE, GMAT, etc. If you are a serious student hoping to get into medical school or graduate school, you will want as much help as you can get on these tough exams. Take advantage of this AMAZING opportunity to score a Kaplan/MCAT course (a $2000...


Angel R Viloria
Mar 29, 2012

AMSA Elections TONIGHT! (Bonus: Free food!)

Mar 29, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

AMSA ELECTIONS Join us on Thursday, March 29th at 7:30 PM to vote for the 2012-2013 AMSA Eboard. Have your voice heard!  YOU get to decide the direction of our awesome local AMSA chapter by voting for those who will be in charge. This is a very important meeting, so I hope you decide to come. As a bonus...free food! Date: Thursday, March 29th Time: 7:30 PM Location: Discovery 150 Got questions? Contact your PR/Communications Chair: Angel Viloria: avilori1@asu.edu


Angel R Viloria
Mar 26, 2012

ASU AMSA Newsletter, Week of Mar 25

Mar 26, 2012 by Angel R Viloria

ASU AMSA Newsletter: Week of Mar 25 Hello AMSA members, The final month is upon us!   But don't freak out too much, there's still a lot of stuff to do with AMSA before finals! We have elections this week, which I highly encourage you to attend and vote in, and we will be having a kickball social in a couple of weeks. Good luck with your studies and see you soon! Here are our announcements: AMSA Meeting: ELECTIONS! this Thursday, March 29th at 7:30 PM in Discover...