Schedule of Events

See the full program of events:  2019 WURS Program.pdf

2019 Schedule:  

8:00 – 8:45 am: Registration and Poster Set-up (Lincoln Mall, 2nd Floor of East Campus Science / Library Bldg.)

8:45 – 9:00 am: Welcome Remarks and Speaker Introduction

9:00 – 10:00 am: Keynote Address by Dr. Jo Handelsman - “Tiny Earth Network: Studentsourcing Antibiotic Discovery”

10:15 am  – 11:00 am: Student and Faculty Break-out Session 1

11:15 am  – 12:00 pm: Student and Faculty Break-out Session 2

12:00 –  12:45 pm: Lunch

12:45 – 2:15 pm: Student Oral Presentations (begin promptly at 1:00 p.m.)

2:15 –  3:00 pm: Student Poster Session A

3:00 –  3:45 pm: Student Poster Session B

3:45 – 4:15 pm: Refreshments, Closing Remarks, Awards

4:15 p.m.: Poster Take-down