Core Student Programming

Network with chemists from across the globe, present your research, and hone your communication skills all while learning about cutting-edge advances in chemistry! All times are listed in U.S. Eastern Time (ET).

Sunday, March 26

Time Sessions
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM Making the most of your ACS meeting
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM Ins and outs of getting into graduate school
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM ChemDemo Exchange
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM ChemIDP, Planning for your career
(Registration required)
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM What to expect in graduate school
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM Mentor training workshop for graduate students and postdoctoral scholars
(Registration required)
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM PhD not required
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Graduate school fair
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Networking 101
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Finding career skills in unexpected places
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM Networking with chemistry professionals
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM IRES Posters
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Student chapter awards ceremony
8:30 PM - 10:30 PM Undergraduate social

Monday, March 27

Time Sessions
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM How to do chemical safety (right)
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM Everything is a chemical: Communicating science
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Undergraduate Research Poster Session
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM Eminent Scientist Lecture featuring Polly Arnold of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
6:45 PM - 8:00 PM Graduate student & postdoctoral scholars reception
(Ticketed event)
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM Sci-Mix

Graduate School Fair

The Graduate School Fair will be on March 26. Explore the institutions that will be participating.

ChemDemo Exchange

Share your favorite chemistry outreach activity with other student chapters on March 26.

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