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Science/Mathematics Open House 2014

Sunday, October 26, 2014 

Please join us in Gannett Auditorium (note change of location) when you arrive for the Science/Mathematics Open House. 

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8:30 - 9:15 a.mRegistration
Gannett Auditorium (please note change of location)
8:30 - 9:15 a.m.

OPTIONAL Pre-program Sessions

Preparing for medical school and other health professions
Palamountain Hall, Gannett Auditorium

Applying to Skidmore (repeated at 3:15 p.m.)
Palamountain Hall, Davis Auditorium

9:15 - 10:00 a.m.Welcome and Faculty Perspectives
Why Study Science at Skidmore?
Palamountain Hall, Gannett Auditorium
10:00 - 10:45 a.m.Alumni Panel
Interact with science and math alumni as they reflect on Skidmore and their careers
Palamountain Hall, Gannett Auditorium
11:00 a.m. - noon

Session I Workshops
(select ONE on your registration form)

  • Biology: Frontiers and Opportunities in Biology at Skidmore
  • Chemistry: Exploring the Molecular World–Student Research Opportunities in Chemistry and Biochemistry
  • Environmental Science: Research and Application Outside the Classroom
  • Health and Exercise Sciences: Exploring the Human Body, Health, Disease, and Physical Activity
  • Geosciences: Student Research in Geosciences
  • Mathematics/Science: Student-Faculty Collaborative Research in Math/Science
  • Physics and Engineering: From the Quarks to Cosmos: Study of Physics at Skidmore
  • Psychology: Studying Psychology at Skidmore
12:15 - 12:45 p.m.Lunch with Faculty and Students
Murray-Aikins Dining Hall
1:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Session II Workshops
(select ONE on your registration form)

  • Biology: Frontiers and Opportunities at Skidmore (repeat of Session 1)
  • Chemistry: Exploring the Molecular World–Research Opportunities for Students in Chemistry and Biochemistry
    (repeat of Session I)
  • Geosciences: Field Studies in Earth History and Global Change: The Springs and Fossil Reefs of Saratoga
  • Mathematics/Computer Science: Student-Faculty Collaborative Research in Math/Computer Science (repeat of Session I)
  • Neuroscience:Neuroscience Research at Skidmore
  • Psychology: Seeing is Deceiving: The Psychology of Illusions
2:15 - 3:15 p.m.

Walking Tour of Campus

3:15 - 3:45 p.m.

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