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Student Success at SMC

ETS Non-Cognitive Research Collaboration - read about Student Success Assessment (SSA):
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WEBINAR - "Why Emotions Matter: Helping Students Develop Non-Cognitive Skills That Lead to Success"
Recording 3/6/2013
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Dr. Gene Siegal, MD: Losers Can Sometimes Be Winners – A Very Personal Journey in Academia

Dr Gene SiegalDr. Gene Siegel, MD
Losers Can Sometimes Be Winners – A Very Personal Journey in Academia (with a side trip to a world of high paying, societally important, and deeply rewarding health care jobs that you never heard of)
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 29 11:15am FREE Science 140
Dr. Gene Siegal—Robert W. Mowry Endowed Professor of Pathology and director of the Anatomic Pathology Division at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, UAB Health System Executive Vice-Chair of Pathology, and Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine, London — will talk about his research on bone tumors (a field where he is a recognized world authority) and related conditions, and new developments in the field of cancer biology. Sponsored by the SMC Associates ( and SMC’s GRIT Program.

Dr Gene Siegal: Losers Can Sometimes Be Winners Lecture Details