Schedule

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Program

Friday, January 15, 2016

Time Activity Location
2 PM Arrival, check in Please travel directly to Exley Science Center, even if your arrival is early.
4 PM Lab Tours Exley Science Center
5:30 PM Welcome Dinner Woodhead Lounge, Exley lobby
6-7 PM Opening Address & Dr. Aki Roberge Tishler Hall – Exley 150
7-9 PM Physics demos & liquid N2 ice cream Tishler Hall – Exley 150

 

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Time Activity Location
8 AM Transfer Buses depart hotel
8:30 AM Breakfast Woodhead Lounge
9-9:45 AM Discussion Session: Implicit Bias – Dr. Ximena Cid Tishler Hall – Exley 150
9:45-10:30 AM Skills Workshops I


Negotiations I (Exley 189); Crafting a CV vs. Crafting a Resume (Exley 58); Applying for Graduate School (Exley 121); Effective Science Communication (Exley 113)

Exley classrooms
10:30 AM Coffee Break Woodhead Lounge, Exley lobby
11-11:45 AM Skills Workshops II


Negotiations II (Exley 189); Crafting a CV vs. Crafting a Resume (Exley 58); Applying for Graduate School (Exley 121); Effective Science Communication (Exley 113)

Exley classrooms
11:45 AM-1 PM Lunch & Industry Panel Woodhead Lounge & Tishler Hall – Exley 150
1-2 PM Career & Graduate School Fair Exley lobby
2-3 PM Keynote Address: Dr. Ginger Kerrick Tishler Hall – Exley 150
3:00-4:30PM Poster Session & Coffee Break – Poster Session Booklet  Exley Lobby
4:30-5:30 PM  Student Talks – Talks Program Exley 58, 109, 113, 121
6 PM Dinner & Diversity Panel Beckham Hall
8 PM Stargazing (weather permitting) Van Vleck Observatory

 

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Time Activity Location
8 AM Transfer Buses depart hotel
8:30 AM Breakfast Woodhead Lounge
9-10 AM Graduate School Panel Tishler Hall – Exley 150
10-10:30 AM Coffee break Woodhead Lounge, Exley lobby
10:30 AM-11:15 PM Breakout Sessions I


Work-Life Balance (Exley 139); Becoming a Role Model in the Scientific Community (Exley 121); Career Opportunities for Physicists (Exley 58); International Students Forum (Exley 109); Finding a Summer Research Opportunity (Exley 137)

Exley classrooms
11:15-12:00 PM Breakout Sessions  II


Work-Life Balance (Exley 139); Becoming a Role Model in the Scientific Community (Exley 121); Career Opportunities for Physicists (Exley 58); Finding a Summer Research Opportunity (Exley 137)

Exley classrooms
12-1:30 PM Lunch & Academic Careers Panel Tishler Hall – Exley 150
1:45-2:30 PM Lecture: Dr. Sherry-Ann Brown Tishler Hall – Exley 150
2:45-3 PM Closing Remarks Tishler Hall – Exley 150