Networking Social with Graduate School Recruiters

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254th ACS National Meeting and Exposition
Hall C, Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC
August 20, 2017 │ 2:00 - 5:00 pm

The Networking Social with Graduate School Recruiters is a great way to learn more about postgraduate programs, whether you're applying to grad school or considering it for your future.  

No pre-registration is required. This event is open to all students.  

Stop by to meet graduate program representatives, sign up for more information, and enter a drawing.

Participating Graduate Programs

Program are being added weekly through July 30. Visit often to see more programs.  


Grad School Recruiters

Register to participate in the next Student Networking Social with Graduate School Recruiters.

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Questions to Ask the Recruiters

Here are some questions you can ask graduate school recruiters to help identify to programs you want to pursue:

  • What types of research are there?
  • What resources are available?
  • How large are the research groups?
  • How much time do you spend as a teaching assistant vs. research assistant?
  • Are there interdepartmental opportunities?
  • Are there opportunities to collaborate outside of academia?
  • What opportunities are available to develop non-technical skills, such as communication or safety?
  • How quickly do students typically move through the program?
  • What is the completion rate for students?
  • What happens to program graduates?


Choosing a Program

Visit Planning for Graduate Work in Chemistry to explore options for choosing the right program.