Schedule of Events (2013)

Conference events will be held at the Physical Sciences Building on Cornell's campus.

Friday, January 18
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Registration
South Passageway, Physical Sciences Building
Campus/Lab tours start at 3:15 (returning by 4:00pm) and 4:00pm (returning by 4:45pm)
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM Welcome Address and Reception
Clark Atrium
5:55 PM - 6:40 PM Speaker: Julia Thom
The First Two Years at the Large Hadron Collider
Schwartz Auditorium
6:40 PM - 7:20 PM Women in Physics Skit
Schwartz Auditorium
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Nitrogen Ice Cream Social
Baker Portico
Saturday, January 19
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast
Clark Atrium
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Speaker: Mirjam Cvetic
Schwartz Auditorium
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Speaker: Jolie Cizewski
Explosions in the Cosmos and Exotic Atomic Nuclei
Schwartz Auditorium
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Session I: Workshops
  • Tips for international students: Succeeding in the US inside the classroom and out (Rockefeller 230)
  • Strengthening and creating a physics community at your school (Clark 700)
  • Fellowship opportunities and studying abroad (Physical Sciences Building 401)
  • Networking 101 (Physical Sciences Building 120)
  • Applying to graduate school
12:10 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch with Speakers and Local Faculty
Clark Atrium
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Keynote Speaker, Margaret Murnane
Schwartz Auditorium
3:30 PM - 3:45 PM Break
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM Session II: Student Talks
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Career Panel
Schwartz Auditorium
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Dinner & Graduate Panel
Clark Atrium
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM Johnson Museum of Art
Sunday, January 20
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast
Clark Atrium
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Speaker: Amy Graves
Schwartz Auditorium
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Break
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Career/Graduate School Fair & Poster Session
Baker Portico
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Lunch
Clark Atrium
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM Speaker: Nozomi Nishimura
Imaging cellular interactions in disease: nonlinear optics for in vivo studies
Schwartz Auditorium
2:10 PM - 2:40 PM Awards Ceremony
Schwartz Auditorium
2:40 PM - 3:00 PM Closing Address
Schwartz Auditorium
3:15 PM - 5:00 PM Lab Tours