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Tentative Schedule for the 2020 UNM McNair Scholars Research Conference

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Registered attendees will receive a more detailed schedule in the conference book upon arrival

Attendance at both the poster and oral presentations is free and open to the public.  Registration is required for all other conference activities.


Tentative Schedule
(subject to change- no big changes are anticipated)
(schedule updated 2/18/20)


DAY 1
Sunday, August 30, 2020 - University of New Mexico (Albuquerque)
All events held in the Student Union Building (SUB)

4:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Conference Registration
Ballroom C, Student Union Building

6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Opening Ceremony and Networking Dinner
Ballroom C, Student Union Building


DAY 2
Monday, August 31, 2020 - University of New Mexico (Albuquerque)
Most events held in the Student Union Building (SUB)

8:15 a.m. – 9:35 a.m.

Breakfast
Student Union Ballroom C

9:45 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.

Concurrent Research Presentations: Sessions 1-6
Student Union Building Top Floor Conference Rooms

12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Lunch
Ballroom C, Student Union Building

1:25 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.

Concurrent Research Presentations: Sessions 7-12 
Student Union Building Top Floor Conference Rooms

 3:55 p.m. – 4:25 p.m.

Snacks and Refreshments (tentative)
SUB Top Floor

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Concurrent Student & Staff Workshops (tentative)
SUB Top Floor (workshops)

5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Conference Excursion & Dinner (off Campus)
Instructions for boarding busses will be printed
in the conference book


DAY 3
Tuesday, September 1, 2020 - University of New Mexico (Albuquerque)
All events held in the Student Union Building (SUB)

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast
Student Union Ballroom C

9:05 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Research Poster Presentation Session #1
 
Atrium, Student Union Building bottom floor

10:05 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Graduate School Fair
Ballrooms A & B, Student Union Building

11:20 a.m.– 12:15 p.m.

Research Poster Presentation Session #2
 
Atrium, Student Union Building bottom floor

12:20 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Closing Ceremony & Lunch
Ballroom C, Student Union Building