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2013 Student Schedule

Sunday, October 20, 2013

The 2014 Student Schedule may look like this:

1:00 pm - 4:00 pm            Student Registration and Check-In

Purdue Memorial Union, Room 118

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm            Workshops, Rawls Hall (RAWL)

Life as a Graduate Student, RAWL 1011

Writing Personal Statements for Graduate School, RAWL 1086

Researching Graduate Engineering Programs Using the ASEE Profiles, RAWL 2070

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm            Refreshment Break, RAWL 1071

3:15 pm - 4:15 pm            Workshops, Rawls Hall (RAWL)

The Who, What, When, Where and Why of Graduate Study, RAWL 1011

Funding for Graduate School - What It's All About, RAWL 1086

Preparation for and Applying to Biomedical Sciences Programs, RAWL 2070

4:15 pm - 6:00 pm            Afternoon Activity

(See registration packet for locations and details.)

6:15 pm - 8:00 pm            Welcome Dinners (Dress is casual.)

Engineering:  Stewart Center (STEW) Rooms 302 & 306

Interdisciplinary Programs, Science, and Technology: Outside in the tent directly West of STEW, on the Memorial Mall

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm          “Rack and Roll,” Billiards & Bowling Social, Purdue Memorial Union (PMU)

(Use the stairs by the exit facing the Grant Street Parking Garage) 

Monday, October 21, 2013

 7:30 am – 11:30 am          Student Registration and Check-In

Purdue Memorial Union (PMU) South Ballroom's West Entrance

7:30 am – 9:30 am            Recruiter Check-In

Purdue Memorial Union (PMU) Room 118

7:30 am - 8:15 am             Students only: Continental Breakfast - STEW 202

8:15 am - 9:15 am             Keynote Address, Stewart Center (STEW) Fowler Hall

"Be Your Own Best Asset...Meet, Greet & Eat with Style"

Mr. Anthony Cawdron, Events Coordinator at the residence of Purdue's President

                                             Fowler Hall (located in Stewart Center)

9:15 am - 9:30 am            Break

9:30 am - 12:00 pm          Graduate School Fair (Doors will open promptly at 9:30 am.) 

Purdue Memorial Union (PMU), North and South Ballrooms

Students enter through the West doors.

Recruiters may use the South doors.

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm         Lunch

Students:  Lunch will be located in the tent directly west of STEW on the Memorial Mall.

Recruiters:  Lunch is on your own.  The $10 Boiler Express Card in your registration packet may be used at any restaurant on the lowest level of the Purdue Memorial Union (one floor down).

1:15 pm – 2:15 pm            Workshops, Stewart Center (STEW)

Speed Networking Event, STEW 214

Cyber Security and Big Data:  Graduate Degrees and Careers for STEM Majors, STEW 218AB

Paying for Grad School, STEW 218CD

2:15 pm – 2:30 pm           Break

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm           Workshops, Stewart Center (STEW)

Graduate Study Across the Pond, STEW 204

Women and Minorities in STEM:  Research, and Life, What's Next, STEW 218AB

Pick Me, Choose Me:  How to Make Your Application and Interview Scream Acceptance, STEW 218 CD