Emerging Scholars Seminar Series

The Emerging Scholars Seminar Series offers weekly seminars on various topics that are of interest to undergraduate student researchers. Please take advantage of this opportunity by attending as many seminars as you can! All students are welcome to attend.

In line with Mines announcements around COVID-19, and to ensure the safety of you and your peers, many in-person activities are being canceled or postponed. Among these events is the Emerging Scholar Seminar Series, Applying for MURF: Information Session on March 18th.

A Zoom session will be held in its place the week of March 30th. Please stay posted for more information.

Current Seminars

January 2020
Title:   Leveraging Undergrad  Research Experience in Industry

Date & Time:   Thursday, January 16th, 4 – 5 p.m.
Location:  Coorstek 150
Presenters:   Julie Lyon, Google

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Title: Approaching Scientific Literature

Date & Time:   Thursday, January 30th, 12 – 1 p.m.
Location:   Marquez Hall 335
Presenters:   Christine Morrison, Asst. Prof Chemistry

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February 2020
Title:   Having a Successful Undergraduate Research Experience

Date & Time:   Wednesday, February 5th, 12 – 1 p.m.
Location:   Boettcher Room, Arthur Lakes Library
Presenters:  Gabe Walton (Asst. Prof GGE), Geoff Brennecka (Asso. Prof MME), Ahmadreza   Hedayat ( Asst. Prof CEE)

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Title: Writing Scientific Abstracts

Date & Time:   Thursday, February 20th, 4 – 5 p.m.
Location:   CoorsTek 150
Presenters:   Allyce Horan (Writing Center Director)

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March 2020
Title:   Designing Effective Posters

Date & Time:   Thursday, March 5th, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Location:   Marquez 122
Presenters:  Lauren Shumaker (EDS & Asso. Director TFYHP )

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Title:   Unpacking your Research

Date & Time:   Wednesday, March 11th,12 – 1 p.m.
Location:   Marquez 122
Presenters:  Allyce Horan (Writing Center Director), Toni Lefton (Teaching Prof HASS & Executive Director UHSP)

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Title:   Applying for MURF: Information Session

Date & Time:   Wednesday, March 18th, 4 – 5 p.m.
Location:   CoorsTek 150
Presenters:  Katie Vuletich (UGR Scholars, UHSP)

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