Greater Chicago Undergraduate Women in Physics Workshop

September 30, 2018
Maria Goeppert-Mayer Lecture Hall
Kersten Physics Teaching Center
5720 S Ellis Ave

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10:00 - 10:30am Refreshments and Networking
10:30 - 10:40am Welcome
Young-Kee Kim, University of Chicago
10:40 - 11:05am Professor's Perspective
Cecilia Gerber, University of Illinois at Chicago
11:05 - 11:30am Private Sector's Perspective
Alex Cunliffe, 3M
11:30 - 11:50am Graduate Student's Perspective
Katrina Miller, University of Chicago
11:50 - 12:00pm Photo
12:00 - 1:00pm Lunch and Conversations with Graduate Students
1:00 - 2:00pm Working Group 1
Computer coding 101
Nicole Neveu, Illinois Institute of Technology
Working Group 2
Resume writing
Yangyang Cheng, Cornell University
Working Group 3
How to read/write science papers
2:00 - 3:00pm Working Group 4
How to apply for graduate schools
Corrinne Mills, University of Illinois at Chicago/Fermilab
Working Group 5
How to give good presentations
Zosia Krusberg, Northwestern University
Working Group 6
Career Opportunities in the Private Sector
Alex Cunliffe, 3M
3:00 - 3:30pm Break
3:30 - 4:15pm Poster Blitz
In one minute and one slide, how will you attract people to your poster?
4:15 - 5:30pm Poster Session
5:30 - 7:00pm Reception, Dinner and Poster Awards

If you have any questions, contact Shadla Cycholl, 773-702-7006