Texas National McNair Research Conference

See below for the Conference Schedule, and click HERE to access the 2020 Agenda.

2020 McNair Conference Schedule 

Friday, February 21, 2020

Time

Event

Room

10:00  – 11:00 AM

UNT – Graduate Programs Spotlight – Learn about UNT’s 94 master’s and 36 doctoral degrees at our Tier One research university at this information session hosted by the Toulouse Graduate School and Office of Admissions.

 

Union 314

9:00 – 11:30 AM

Conference Registration Opens

Union 310A

11:30 – 12:45 PM

Welcome Lunch

Union 314

1:00 – 4:00 PM

 

*1:00 – 2:20 PM

 

*2:40 – 4:00 PM

Graduate Schools Recruitment Fair (recruiter check in starts at 11am)

UNT Programs Recruitment Fair (*fairs run concurrently)

 

Choosing the Right Graduate Advisor (Panel)

 

The Research Apprenticeship of the Graduate Student (Panel)

 

Union 333

Union 339

 

Union 382

 

Union 382

 

4:30 – 5:30 PM

Graduate Recruiter Panel

 

Union 382

 

6:00 – 7:30 PM

Opening Dinner

McNair Alumni & Their Paths to the Ph.D. and Beyond (Panel)

Moderator: Dr. James Duban

Panelists: Dr. Julie Lantrip, Dr. Kristina Rodriguez, Dr. Kayla Johnson, and Dr. Christina Bejarano

 

Union 314

 

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Time

Event

Room

8:00 – 9:20 AM

Breakfast

Union 314

9:00 – 1:00 PM

Poster Setup

Union 314C

10:00 – 12:30 PM

Oral Presentations

Various Rooms

12:30 – 1:30 PM

Lunch

Union 314

1:00 – 2:00 PM

Tour the UNT Campus with Graduate Student Ambassadors

Union 310A

1:30 – 3:00 PM

Poster Presentations

Union 314C

3:00 – 5:00 PM

Oral Presentations

Various Rooms

 

5:30 – 9:00 PM

Celebration Dinner & Dance

Union 314

 

Sunday, February 23, 2020

9:00 – 11:00 AM

Brunch and Farewell

 

Hilton Garden Inn

3110 Colorado Blvd.

Denton, TX 76210

Phone: 940-891-4700