Laurie Coppola

Senior Associate Director

Laurie Coppola

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Laurie advises and counsels undergraduates and alumni in Yale College and students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences interested in pursuing further education and careers in the healthcare and STEM fields. Prior to joining Yale, Laurie held various managerial roles for AT&T. During her tenure with AT&T, she managed a staff of over twenty employees and led process improvement efforts which enhanced the effectiveness, accuracy and delivery of billing information to customers. Laurie earned a B.A. from Albertus Magnus College. She embarked on her new career with the Office of Career Strategy after obtaining her M.S. in Human Services from Albertus Magnus College. Laurie’s latest opportunity has been teaching counseling techniques to students pursuing their undergraduate degrees in human services from her alma mater.

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Gap Year Program at PCC Community Wellness: Apply by Feb 1

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PCC Community Wellness is starting recruitment for our 2021-2022 Gap Year program. PCC is a network of Federally Qualified Health Centers on the West Side of Chicago, serving medically underserved patients in low resourced communities. PCC Community Wellness’ Gap Year …

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Interview before the interview: How premeds can ace the AAMC VITA

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Brian Murphy, News Writer for the AMA published this article on the AAMC VITA.

Getting a complete picture of a medical school applicant is more difficult during a pandemic that largely prevents the in-person interview process. Because of that, some …

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When Is the Right Time to Take the MCAT® Exam? Three Questions to Ask Yourself!

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The American Association of Medical Colleges (AAMC) recently posted this article on finding the right time to take the MCAT.

Visit the AAMC’s website to learn more!

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BioCT Recognizes Sema4 CEO as Entrepreneur of the Year

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Take a moment to listen to highlights from BioCT’s Annual Holiday Celebration, and learn about the advancements in combating COVID-19 happening right in our backyard!

Highlights from BioCT’s Annual Holiday Celebration

Did you miss this year’s virtual holiday get together? …

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Networking Opportunity: Sema4 Opens its Second State-of-the-Art Clinical Laboratory in Connecticut; Will Be Home to 300+ Employees

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STAMFORD, CT — December 3rd, 2020 — Sema4, a patient-centered health intelligence company, today announced that it has opened another state-of-the-art clinical laboratory in Connecticut. The newly built 70,000 square foot facility in Stamford will be home to 300+ …

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Clarifying COVID-19 Terminology

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Johns Hopkins published a new article to help us better understand COVID-19 terminology. Check out the latest from JHU’s School of Public Health Expert Insights.

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Find a Great Job with an ACP Mentor

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American Corporate Partners (ACP) is a nationwide non-profit connecting transitioning veterans to experienced professionals for free, one-on-one yearlong mentorships. ACP’s free Mentoring Program connects post-9/11 veterans, active duty spouses and eligible military spouses (Protégés) with corporate professionals (Mentors) for customized …

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Need help on your premed journey while socially distancing?

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While socially distancing, check out these newly published Premed Resources from the AAMC. Featured are the most popular links from other areas of the site.

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Match-up with a Yale Alum Founded Start-up

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📣Calling all CPSC majors!📣

Intern with a Yalie founded start-up in the software engineering industry this fall. YES has 30 start-ups lined up and ready to take on interns and are bringing on more every week! Learn more & apply!

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Virtual Interviews in Health Professions

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Amid pivoting to the remote environment, many students may be wondering how to best prepare for virtual interviews. The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) has developed Tips for Medical School Applicants. We hope the information helps you navigate through …

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