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SUMS 2018 Schedule

All events will be held in the Engineering & Geology building, known as EnGeo, on the east side of the JMU campus. Driving directions from I-81 and the hotel area are on the Local Information page.

 

9:00-10:00
Registration and Breakfast
Please check in at the registration table when you arrive.
Poster presenters should also check in at room 2201.
Second-floor balcony EnGeo Building

10:00-10:10

Opening Remarks 

Dr. Marcus Davis, Associate Dean: Integration of Teaching & Scholarship for the College of Science and Mathematics
EnGeo 2301

10:10-11:00

Opening Address: 
Frosting, Fairness, Finally!

Dr. Alissa Crans, Loyola Marymount University
EnGeo 2301

11:10-12:25

Contributed Undergraduate Research Talks I-IV and Panel Sessions
Each talk will be fifteen minutes long, with five minutes at the end for questions and room change.
EnGeo 2202, 2204, 2208, 2210; panels in 1208

12:30-1:45

Poster Session and Lunch
second-floor balcony EnGeo second floor hallway, nTelos room.

 

1:45-3:00

Contributed Undergraduate Research Talks V-VIII and Panel Sessions
Each talk will be fifteen minutes long, with five minutes at the end for questions and room change.

EnGeo 2203, 2204, 2208, 2209, 2210; panels in 1208

3:00-3:20

Tea
Second-floor balcony

3:20-3:30

Prize session: speaker prizes, poster competition winners, candy contest
Peter Kohn and Roger Thelwell, organizers
EnGeo 2301

3:30-4:20

Closing Address 
CSI: Count on Statistics for Investigation

Dr. Kimberley Sellers, Georgetown University

 EnGeo 2301

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