2020 LSMRCE Annual Conference, Broadening Participation in STEM: Pivot, Adapt, Thrive (virtual Nov

Starts:  Nov 6, 2020 1:00 PM (ET)
Ends:  Nov 7, 2020 3:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  NSF INCLUDES National Network
The Louis Stokes Midwest Regional Center of Excellence (LSMRCE) 2020 Annual Conference, Broadening Participation in STEM: Pivot, Adapt, Thrive, will be held virtually Nov 6-7, 2020. More details can be found on the conference webpage: https://bit.ly/LSMRCE2020

The conference offers students, faculty mentors, educational researchers, and program administrators a platform to exchange knowledge and to cultivate a community of practitioners and scholars in the area of broadening the participation of underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Who should attend?
  • Underrepresented minority STEM students (undergrad, grad, BD fellows, LSAMP alumni)
  • Higher education administrators
  • STEM faculty mentors
  • STEM program administrators
  • Faculty interested in education research
  • All NSF LSAMP, INCLUDES, and LSRCE community members

What will the conference feature? 

Friday, November 6th
  • Half-day sessions for professionals
  • Afternoon session for undergraduate students
  • Afternoon session for graduate students
  • Virtual networking mixer
Saturday, November 7th
  • Keynote Dr. Giselle Sandi-Tapia, Deputy Division Director at Argonne National Laboratory
  • Breakouts for professionals, undergrads, and grad students
  • Competitive poster session (both grad and undergrad)
  • Graduate student oral presentations 
  • Awards ceremony
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Deb Cole