|SURI 2012 Calendar of Events|
Here's a listing of the events we've tentatively scheduled for the summer. These are a great way to connect with other researchers and build valuable professional skills. Check back for more date and location information soon!
Weekly Brownbag Lunches on Wednesdays at 12:30 (June 20, 27, July 11, July 18, July 25 and August 1) - bring a bag lunch, and we'll bring drinks, chips and cookies; meet other student researchers and share experiences. If the weather is nice, expect to meet in the middle of the Oval, along the Long Walk (the brick walkway that runs between the Thompson Library and the Wexner Center) — look for the bright green signs! Rain location will be: Rm. 060 Page Hall [map].
Week 2: Kickoff Celebration - Monday June 18 at 5:00 p.m. in RPAC Meeting Rooms 1-3 [map]. This is a chance to meet your fellow researchers, have fun, and get a bite to eat, and a great way to start a summer of research! Space is limited, so RSVP is required. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org and include "kickoff" in the subject heading of your email.
Week 2: Resumes and Cover Letters Workshop - Allison Jones from Career Connection and the URO will help you develop the strongest possible resume and cover letter on Tuesday, June 19 at 4:30 pm in Page Hall 0010 [map]. RSVP requested to email@example.com with "resumes" in the subject line.
Week 3: Personal Statements Workshop - What are those prompts on applications really looking for? How can you hook your readers and make them dying to know you better? At these workshops the URO and Career Connection join together to help you develop your statement: Tuesday, June 26 and Wednesday, June 27th at 4:30 pm, in Page Hall 0010 [map].RSVP requested to firstname.lastname@example.org with "personal statements" in the subject line.
NSF Fellowships Panel Discussion - The Center for Emergent Materials is hosting an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) Panel discussion on Friday, June 29, 2012 from 1:30-3:00pm in 1080 Physics Research Building [map]. During this discussion, panelists will describe their experiences in applying for the fellowship, give advice specific to the essays that are required and answer questions to help the audience prepare their applications.
Week 4: Controversy in Research? - with Dr. Lisa-Cravens-Brown (Psychology). Monday, July 2 at 4:30 pm in Page Hall 0010 [map]. Learn about when research crosses the line..stay tuned for more details. RSVP preferred to email@example.com with "controversy" in the subject line.
Week 5: Abstract Workshop - with Dr. Anne Carey. Wednesday, July 11 at 4:30 p.m. in 291 Mendenhall [map]. Learn how to write an abstract about your research in preparation for a student or professional forum in your field. RSVP preferred to firstname.lastname@example.org with "abstract" in the subject line.
Week 6: National-Level Fellowships w/Dana Kuchem-- Wednesday, July 18 at 4:30 p.m. in Page Hall 0010 [map]. Dana will discuss numerous scholarships and fellowships, such as the Fulbright Scholarship, the Rhodes Scholarship, National Science Foundation Fellowships, and more! RSVP preferred to email@example.com with "fellowships" in the subject line.
Week 6: What Can I do with a PhD? hosted by the Center for Emergent Materials
Week 7: Presenting Research with Posters w/Laurie Maynell-Tuesday July 24 4:30-6:00 pm in 300 Younkin Hall [map].
Just Added: Steps to Publishing Undergraduate Research presented by the Journal of Undergraduate Research at Ohio State (JUROS)
Fall Undergraduate Research Day
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