Graduate Student Research Series - Summer 2014
Graduate School, Biomed Office of Grad & Postdoc Studies, Science Center, Sigma Xi, present 2nd in the series: Graduate Student Science Communication Mixer.
Make an impression…
‘If I had only sixty seconds on stage, what would I absolutely have to say to get my message across?”
An opportunity for graduate students to present their research in 3-5 minutes to peer graduate students across science disciplines.Present your research in 3-5 minutes to peer graduate students across disciplines, chat and mingle
Date: Thursday, August 7, 2014
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Location: Flatbread Pizza Company, (161 Cushing Street)
Sponsored by: Graduate School, Biomed Office of Grad & Postdoc Studies, Science Center, Sigma Xi
Thank you for your participation and contribution in the Graduate Student Research Mixer!
It turned out to be an enjoyable event.
The presentations were interesting and well done. General comments on feedback were, that they were helpful for both presenters and viewers. We appreciate the positive comments from many of you after the event!
Summary of event:
26 students signed up to attend. Over 35 showed up (a few attended only the 2nd hour..)
Attendees spanned across disciplines-- Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Bio Med (EEB, MCB, MPPB), Bio Engineering, Medical School, Neuroscience, History, International Relations, Comparative Literature, CLPS, Computer Science,
There were 5 presentations: CLPS, Medicine/Public Policy, Physics, EEB, Mathematics (unscheduled/ad hoc)
4:00 pm : Welcome by Dean Targan
4:15 - 4:45 pm 2 presenters - CLPS, Medicine/Public Policy
4:14 - 5:00 pm Pizza Break/mingle/network
5:00 - 5:30 pm 2 presentations - Physics, EEB
5:30 - 5:45 pm Ended with ad hoc/unscheduled presentation in Mathematics
5:45 - 6:00 pm discussion/feedback for future events
We wish to thank our sponsors :
Graduate School, Biomed Office of Grad & Postdoc Studies, Science Center