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UNM Biology Annual Research Day

A Research Day Poster Presentation29th Annual Research Days

A Presentation of Student Research Celebrating
Discovery and Education in the Biological Sciences

Our 2020 Research Days event, scheduled for April 2 & 3, has been cancelled as a precaution againist the spead of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) illness.

Next Year's Tentative Schedule of Events

Beginning on the morning of the Wednesday prior to Research Days (for Judges' Preview) through Friday's Research Day, student posters are displayed in the first-floor hallways of Castetter Hall.

Next Year's Thursday's tentative schedule is:

3:30 p.m. Departmental Faculty Lecture, Castetter Hall Room 100.
4:30 p.m. Scholarship Awards, Castetter Hall Room 100.

Next Year's Friday's tentative schedule is:

8:00–9:30 a.m. Check In at the Registration Desk, Castetter Hall Foyer.
8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Silent Auction & Bake Sale, Castetter Hall Greenhouse.
8:30–11:00 a.m. Student Oral Presentations, 24 talks in two concurrent sessions, Castetter Hall.
Coffee Break for all attendees, Castetter Hall Greenhouse
8:30–11:30 a.m. Breakfast Spread, Castetter Hall Greenhouse.
11:00 a.m.–
12:30 p.m.

▪ Lunch Buffet, Basement and Courtyard of Castetter Hall.
Lunch for Keynote Speaker and Graduate Students, Castetter Hall.

12:30–1:30 p.m.

Keynote Lecture, Castetter Hall Room 100.
Introduction of the Keynote Speaker by UNM Professor & Chair of Biology.
Keynote Lecture

1:30–5:00 p.m. Student Poster Presentations, First Floor of Castetter West-wing Hallways.

Research Day Hallway

Research Day BGSA Sales

The Biology Department apparel will be available at the BGSA Sales Table.

2020 Research Day Committee Members

Co-Chair:   Dr. Tom Kennedy
Co-Chair:   Dr. Steve Poe
Abstracts & Program: Anne Rice
Web Page: Anne Rice

Dr. Donna George
Dr. Ben Hanelt
Joanne Kuestner
Dr. Vince Martinson
Catherine St. Clair
Alexi Besser, BGSA
Alex Cameron, BGSA

Updated March 11, 2020