"Rush will be known for creating and promoting a nurturing multicultural environment in which faculty, students and staff from all backgrounds embody and respect attributes, values and diverse perspectives which reflect the communities that we live in and that we serve."
Multicultural Summer Enrichment Program Application Available in April
Are you a college student looking for a summer opportunity? Rush University is offering a one-week enrichment program to encourage college students to pursue a career in the health professions. All four colleges of Rush University will be highlighted: Rush Medical College, the College of Nursing, the College of Health Sciences and the Graduate College.
The week-long experience will detail what students must do to prepare for a career in the health professions. Experiences will include
• Health profession mentoring
• Basic clinical skills training
• Community service shadowing opportunities
• Interdisciplinary team building experiences
• Interact with faculty, staff and students
• Mock interviews
By the end of the week, students will have a clear picture as to expectations for admission in the health professions, an understanding of career options and next steps.