Schedule

Friday: Denver West Marriott

  • 1:00 PM - 4:50 PM
    Registration/Check-in
    Marriott Lobby
  • 1:45 PM - 4:50 PM
    Tours
    1:45 PM - 4:50 PM NREL
    2:00 PM - 4:50 PM NOAA
    2:45 PM - 4:50 PM USGS
    Buses leave from Marriott Hotel
  • 5:00 PM - 5:10 PM
    Dr. Thomas Furtak
    Welcome Address
    Marriott Hotel
    and
    5:10 PM - 6:00 PM
    Dr. Kate Kirby
    "Physics Pathways: Challenges, Opportunities, and My Personal Journey"
    Marriott Ballroom
  • 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Dinner
    Marriott Ballroom
  • 7:30 PM - 8:15 PM
    Speaker: Dr. Cynthia Norrgran
    "Physics and Your Brain"
    Marriott Ballroom

Saturday: Colorado School of Mines

  • 7:00 AM - 7:15 AM
    Transportation to Campus
    Buses leave from Mariott Hotel
  • 7:15 AM - 8:15 AM
    Breakfast
    Brown Building Atrium
  • 8:15 AM - 9:00 AM
    Speaker: Dr. Patrick Kohl
    "Implementing and assessing curricular changes in the CSM physics department:
    From the introductory to the senior level"

    Brown Building 280W
  • 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    Panel: Physics and Industry
    Led by Dr. Robert Knecht
    Brown Building 280W
  • 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Brunch 1.0
    Brown Building Atrium
  • 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
    Workshops:
    Communication and Physics (Brown Building 210W)
    Begin with a Proactive Job Search/Finish with a Strong Interview (Brown Building 125)
    Navigating the Path to Graduate School (Brown Building 250W)
  • 11:30 AM - 12:00
    Brunch 2.0: BRUNCH HARDER
    Brown Building Atrium
  • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
    Keynote Speaker: Dr. Margaret Murnane
    "Why Diverse Teams will Meet the Science and Engineering Challenges of the 21st Century"
    Brown Building 280W
  • 1:30 PM - 3:15 PM
    Lunch
    Berthoud 243
    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Poster Session
    Brown Building Atrium
  • 3:30 PM - 3:45 PM
    Group Photo
    Kafadar Commons
  • 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM
    Speaker: Dr. Meg Urry
    "Black Holes, Galaxies, and Cosmic Evolution"
    Brown Building 280W
  • 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
    Graduate School and Industry Panel Session
    Brown Building 280W
  • 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
    Transportation to Hotel
    Buses Leave from Campus
  • 5:45 - 8:30 PM
    Networking Banquet
    Marriott Ballroom

Sunday: Colorado School of Mines

  • 7:00 AM - 7:30 AM
    Transportation from Hotel
    Bus Leaves from Marriott
  • 7:30 AM - 8:45 AM
    Breakfast
    Brown Building Atrium
  • 8:45 AM - 9:30 AM
    Speaker: Dr. Roel Snieder
    "Seeing the Unseen in Geophysics and Diversity"
    Brown Building 280W
  • 9:45 AM - 10:45 AM Workshops:
    Applying to REUs (Brown Building 210W)
    Communication and Physics (Brown Building 375W)
    Maximizing your Career Communications (Brown Building 250W)
    Navigating the Path to Graduate School (Brown Building 269)
  • 10:45 AM - 11:00 AM
    Break
    Brown Building Atrium
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    Panel: Life of a Graduate Student
    Moderator: Ariel Bridgeman
    Brown Building 280W
  • 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
    Lunch
    Berthoud Hall 243
    and
    Graduate Poster Session
    Brown Building Atrium
  • 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
    Campus and Lab Tours
  • 3:30 PM - 4:15 PM
    Speaker: Dr. Deborah Jin
    "Ultracold Molecules"
    Brown Building 280W
  • 4:15 PM - 4:35 PM
    Closing Talk
    Brown Building 280W

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