George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia
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Event Information

Details

When

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

14:00-18:00

Where

2001 Fenwick Library, Main Reading Room
George Mason University, Fairfax Campus
4400 University Dr.
Fairfax, VA 22030

Who

George Mason University

About

ACS on Campus, the American Chemical Society’s premier outreach program, is coming to George Mason University for a half-day event around science communication, publishing tips, and career talks! You’ll learn from ACS editors and local professionals tips and tools for publishing your research and sharing it with the public. Don’t miss out on our exciting career panel on jobs beyond the bench.

You’ll hear from Prof. Erin Lavik, Associate Editor of  Bioconjugate Chemistry, George Zaidan, Executive Producer of ACS Productions, Rebecca Hersher, reporter from NPR and more! There will also be plenty of time to network with your peers and make lasting professional connections. Registration is now open!

The event is free and open to all students and researchers studying the sciences. Registration is highly recommended.  For more information, contact Margaret Lam, mlam3@gmu.edu, (703) 993-2212.

 

Bioconjugate Chemistry

 

Agenda

14:00-14:30

Registration & Coffee Break

14:30-14:45

Opening Remarks

14:45-15:15

10 Tips for Scholarly Publishing

15:15-15:45

The Science of Social Media

15:45-16:00

Networking Break

16:00-17:00

Communicating Your Science to the Public

17:00-17:20

Finding Your Career with SciFinder

17:20-18:00

Beyond the Bench: Careers Outside the Lab

18:00-18:00

Closing Remarks