WiscAMP News & Events
Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) November 13-16, 2013, Nashville, Tennessee. Abstract submission deadline: September 6, 2013
ABRCMS Conference Website: http://www.abrcms.org/index.html
Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM (ERN). Feb. 20-22, 2014, Washington, D.C.
Deadline for poster and oral abstract submissions is not yet posted. However, the deadline last year was November 5. We will update this notice when the formal deadline for submitting a poster or oral presentation is formally announced.
ERN Conference Website: http://www.emerging-researchers.org/
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) National Conference October 31-November 2, Denver, Colorado. Deadline for submission: June 14, 2013
AISES Conference Website: http://www.aises.org/nationalconference
Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) Conference, October 3-6, 2013, San Antonio, Texas.
Summer submissions for research projects: May 20-July 3, 2013.
Travel Scholarships for summer program participants: May 20-June 14
SACNAS Conference Website: https://sacnas.org/civicrm/event/info?reset=1&id=60
We congratulate all WiscAMP students who are completing their degrees this year and look forward to learning about your next steps.
We also recognize students who have distinguished themselves as WiscAMP Scholars this year: Latoya Allen (UW-Whitewater), DeAndre Jones (UW-Whitewater), Darian Slater (UW-Whitewater), Pear Frye-Joplin (UW-Whitewater), Devon Winfrey (UW-Whitewater), Giselle Varrientos (UW-Platteville), Brennan Waupoose (College of Menominee Nation), Antonio Garcia (UW-Madison), Dylan Jennings (UW-Madison), Nicole Enemuoh (UW-Madison), Stephanie Marquez (UW-Madison), and Linda Zhou (UW-Madison).
The UW-Milwaukee hosted their first winter break science bootcamp at the new Cozzens and Cudahy Research Center. The program made headlines in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Read the whole story here.
WiscAMP Annual Meeting!
Save the date for our WiscAMP Annual Meeting on Friday, November 1, 2013. We'll be meeting at the Union South in on the UW-Madison Campus. Our keynote speaker for our luncheon is Dr. Kathryn Milligan-Myhre, a microbiologist who will discuss her research and her academic career.