UAA Dorm Room Rental
Starting at $65/night + tax, offered through UAA Conference Services:
Undergraduate Events and Program
SUNDAY, JUNE 26th, 2016
6:30 – 8:30 PM General Poster Session Room 2,12
Poster Requirements: Poster boards are 48" x 36" in size.
MONDAY, JUNE 27th, 2016
6:30 – AM 5K Fun Run
(Sign up at Hilton front desk (Sunday) or at poster session)
2:30 – 5:30 PM Scientific Writing and Publication Techniques Room 11
Antonio Peramo, CEO, iPublishPapers.com
TUESDAY, JUNE 27th, 2016
10:15 – 11:15 AM Undergraduate Research: Building a Room 11
Foundation for the Future
Thomas Green, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of
11:30 – 1:00 PM Undergraduate Luncheon Room 3
Arlene Blum, CEO Green Science Policy Institute
“Climbing Your Own Mountains: To Denali and Beyond”
7:00 – 9:00 PM Awards Banquet Hilton Chart Rm
Other workshops geared toward students:
ACS Career Workshop: Finding Your Pathway - Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 8:00AM - 12:00PM
Learn about the four main career pathways available to chemical professionals: Higher education, industry, government, and entrepreneurial careers and why each one may or may not be the right choice for you. This workshop is not only ideal for graduate students and recent grads, but also experienced professionals who are considering a career change. In addition to learning about which types of careers are available in each pathway, you'll also learn about the job market and hiring trends to help you make your choice. The workshop allows time for you to inventory your own values, interests, background, strengths and weaknesses so that you can select which career pathway you'd like to explore in detail.
Resume Review/Interview Skills - Tuesday, June 28th, 2016, 1:00PM - 5:00PM
Guidance on preparing a resume and developing better interview skills. Individuals must sign-up in advance for an appointment (30 Minutes).
Congrats to the Undergraduate Award Winners!
Third Place Undergraduate Student Poster: Katherine Norris, Rob Rodriguez
Second Place Undergraduate Student Poster: Eamonn Clarke
First Place Undergraduate Student Poster: Adrienne Driskill