2014 Winter Retreat

IGERT-MNM Winter Retreat

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014.

When

Where

What

430-6

Best Western

Meeting/orientation

6-8

TBD

Dinner/ socializing

 

Thursday, January 9th, 2014.

When

Where

What

9:30

Best Western to Cornell

Shuttle ride

945-12

Thurston 201

Spring/ Summer Planning:

Modules and research

1200-115

 

Thurston 201

Lunch/ Small group Discussions – Career Plans = IGERT Training (Ithaca Bakery)

115-300

Duffield 327

Lab activity, Sonny Peterman

Preparation of fullerene crystals

3:15-4:15

Thurston 201

Reflections, evaluation and planning

4:15 – 5:00

Thurston 201

Faculty and Trainees discussion

5:15-6:00

Aladin’s

Dinner

6:00- till

Best Western

Continue discussion as needed, writing assignments

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Friday, January 10th, 2014.

When

Where

What

8:30

Shuttle ride

Travel from hotel to Cornell

8:45-9:30

Thurston 201

Oral presentations/ discussions

9:30:-10:30

Thurston 201

 

IP Seminar, Alice Li, CCTEC Director

Patents and Tech Transfer

10:40-12:00

 

Duffield 327

Lab activity, Sonny Peterman

Separation and purification of crystals

12:00-1:15

Thurston 204

Lunch – (Ithaca Bakery)

Career goals alignment with PhD student daily activities

1:15-2:30

 

Thurston 204

 

Professional development seminar, Chekesha Liddell-Watson, Materials Science Assoc. Professor

Writing cover letter for publications, responding to paper reviews in the publication process

Demystify key skills in graduate education and technical careers

230-500

Duffield 327

Lab activity – Characterization of crystals

5–6

Duffield

Directions for evaluations

6–8

Bowling Alley

Pizza and Social Event

 

Saturday, January 11th, 2014.

When

Where

What

9:30

Hotel

Re-cap and evaluations

10:30

 

Departure to airport

 

 

 



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