Program


Friday, January 13, 2012

6:00pm - 9:00pmRegistration and Check-in
Hotel


Saturday, January 14, 2012

8:00am - 8:50amBreakfast
Hotel

8:50am - 9:15amTravel from Hotel to CWRU

9:15am - 9:40amOpening remarks by Lynn Singer
Deputy Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, CWRU

High school Program pairing
Strosacker Auditorium

9:45am - 10:45am"Doing Physics like a Girl": Cacey Stevens
Strosacker Auditorium

11:00am - 12:00pmGraduate Panel
Strosacker Auditorium

High School Program: Undergraduate Panel
Miller Room

12:00pm - 12:45pmLunch
Veale Athletic Center

12:45pm - 1:50pmGraduate School Fair, Career Fair
High School Program: Undergraduate school presentations and research
Veale Athletic Center

2:00pm - 3:30pm"An Era of Opportunities and Choices: A Physicist's Dilemma"
Keynote Address and Q&A by Persis Drell
Strosacker Auditorium

3:30pm - 3:45pmHigh School Program Pairs closing remarks and leavetaking
Strosacker Auditorium

4:00pm - 5:30pmLab Tours
CWRU campus

5:45pm - 7:00pmTravel to hotel, prepare for banquet, travel to CMNH

7:00pm - 8:00pmBanquet Dinner
Cleveland Museum of Natural History

8:30pm - 9:30pm"Portal to the Future": Evalyn Gates
Cleveland Museum of Natural History


9:45pm - 10:00pmTravel back to hotel


Sunday, January 15, 2012

8:00am - 8:30amBreakfast
Hotel

8:30am - 9:15amCheck-out, travel from hotel to CWRU, store luggage

9:15am - 10:15am"Probing mechanical properties of cells and their nuclei": Amy Rowat
Rockefeller Room 301

10:20am - 11:20amCareer Panel
Rockefeller Room 301

11:30am - 12:30pm"High-Temperature Superconductivity - and Life: Taming Serendipity!": Laura Greene
Rockefeller Room 301

12:30pm - 2:00pmLunch and Breakout Sessions
Nord and Sears buildings

2:15pm - 3:15pm"Our Accelerating Universe": Claudia de Rham
Rockefeller Room 301

3:15pm - 3:30pmClosing Remarks: Kathy Kash
Rockefeller Room 301

3:30pm - 4:15pmFocus Group
Rockefeller Building


Speakers

Claudia de Rham, Case Western Reserve University

Persis Drell, SLAC National Accelerator Facility and Stanford University

Evalyn Gates, Cleveland Museum of Natural History

Laura Greene, University of Illinois

Kathy Kash, Case Western Reserve University

Amy Rowat, UCLA

Cacey Stevens, University of Chicago