Department of Biological Sciences

Program Schedule

Friday, February 28, 2020
4:00-7:00 pm Registration, poster drop-off, and t-shirt pickup - Waggoner Hall Foyer
7:00-10:00 pm Social - Buffalo Wild Wings (1724 E. Jackson Street, Macomb, IL)
Saturday, February 29, 2020
7:30-8:00 am Registration and t-shirt pick-up, Poster drop-off
8:00-8:30 am Talk uploads (WG003)
8:45-8:55 am Welcome (WG003)
9:00-10:30 am Student Talks Session I (WG003, WG054)
10:30-10:40 am Break
10:45-12:00 pm Student Talks Session II (WG003, WG054)
12:00-1:00 pm Lunch (Thompson Hall)
1:00-1:45 pm Poster Session - Odd (2nd Floor Waggoner Hall)
1:45-2:30 pm Poster Session - Even (2nd Floor Waggoner Hall)
2:30-2:40 pm Break
2:45-4:15 pm

Workshops
R for Biology - Dr. Lamer (WG003)
Grant Writing - Dr. Porras-Alfaro (WG054)

4:15-4:25 pm Break
4:30-5:30 pm Opening Keynote Speaker - Dr. Gary Felton (WG003)
5:30-5:45 pm Break
5:45-7:00 pm Dinner (Multicultural Center)
Sunday, March 1, 2020
8:45-10:30 am Registration and t-shirt pick up (Waggoner Hall Foyer)
9:00-10:30 am Student Talks Session III (WG003, WG054)
10:30-10:40 am Break
10:45-11:45 am Closing Keynote Speaker - Dr. Scott Mills (WG003)
11:45-12:30 am Awards and Closing Remarks