EXPLORE UT OPEN HOUSE

 

Explore the fascinating world of pharmacy with fun-filled activities!

#ExploreUT2020 


Being a Pharmacist and Why I Chose This Career Path

College of Pharmacy
11:00 AM – 11:40 AM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 2.110
Audience: Prospective Students (General) | Area of Interest: Science

The majority of individuals recognize pharmacist in traditional retail and community pharmacy settings. Our guest panelists will share information about other settings for practicing pharmacy and why they chose to pursue pharmacy as their career path.


Interactive Opioid Overdose Rescue Training

College of Pharmacy
11:00 AM – 11:40 AM, 1:00 PM – 1:40 PM, 3:00 PM – 3:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 3.106
Audience: Teens (12-18 years old) | Area of Interest: Science

Imagine walking into your friend’s room to find them passed out on the couch – are they napping, did they drink too much, did they overdose on painkillers? Learn how to respond in this situation through our interactive opioid overdose rescue training.


Harry Potter Pharmacy Quests

College of Pharmacy
11:00 AM – 3:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 2nd Floor Lobby and Courtyard Breezeway
Audience: Children Under 12 | Area of Interest: Science

Join members of numerous pharmacy student organizations on a quest to explore the magical field of pharmacy. You learn more about the science and wonder of pharmacy through games and various Harry Potter themed activities.


Hogwarts Potions Class

College of Pharmacy
11:00 AM – 3:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 3.110 and 3.108
Audience: Children Under 12 | Area of Interest: Science

Enter the world of witchcraft and wizardry by learning how medicines are prepared and compound your own pharmaceutical products. Tickets required for each 30 min. class and will be available 30 min. prior to each class starting at 10:30am (seating limited).


Make Your Own Gummy Bear

College of Pharmacy
11:00 AM – 3:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 2.208
Audience: All Ages | Area of Interest: Science

Make your own gummy bear. Learn about the materials to make gummies and how they can be used in medicine. Tickets required for each 30 min. class and will be available 30 min. prior to each class starting at 10:30am (space limited).


Mapping Your Way to a Pharmacy Education

College of Pharmacy
11:00 AM – 3:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 2nd Floor Lobby and Courtyard Breezeway
Audience: Prospective Students (General) | Area of Interest: Science

Navigate your future by connecting with pharmacy counselors to discuss admissions information, academic choices and career opportunities in pharmacy.


Project Collaborate: Free Health Screening

College of Pharmacy
11:00 AM – 3:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 2.214
Audience: All Ages | Area of Interest: Science

Join current pharmacy students to take advantage of basic health screening services. We’ll check your weight, height, blood pressure, glucose and cholesterol levels and can discuss the significance of those results


Bad Drugs vs. Good Drugs: Antibiotic Resistance in 3D

College of Pharmacy
12:00 PM – 12:40 PM, 2:00 PM – 2:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 3.106
Audience: All Ages | Area of Interest: Science

Join us for a 3D, interactive tour of the global antibiotic battleground. Learn how disease-causing microbes morph to evade antibiotics and discover how you can partner with scientists to shift the balance toward better health.


Pharmacy TED Talks

College of Pharmacy
1:00 PM – 1:40 PM | PHR – Pharmacy Building, 2.110
Audience: Prospective Students (General) | Area of Interest: Science

Check out the exciting research being conducted at Texas Pharmacy. This will be a fun-filled, TED Talk styled presentation where you can hear about the things that are starting here, and will eventually change the world.


Questions? Contact The Student Affairs team.
Office Phone Number: 512-471-1737