ASCEND Mini Conference
This mini conference is the UCI version of SPIN UP. The ActionS for Community ExcelleNce & Development (ASCEND) program is a mentoring and personal development initiative founded by UCI Physics & Astronomy graduate students in early 2018. Our mini conference will bring together 20-30 undergraduates for a workshops that guide you through constructing your own definition of professional success, and teaches you how to identify and cultivate beneficial mentoring relationships.
Interested CUWiP attendees can apply following to ASCEND during registration following their acceptance notification from APS. The Crash Course sessions on Friday afternoon are open to all CUWiP attendees. More details on the application and workshop descriptions to come!
|Thursday, January 16, 2020||2:00 - 5:00 pm||Defining Your Own Success at a Conference||TBA|
Friday, January 17, 2020
|9:00 am - 12:00 pm||Building Your Mentor Network||TBA|
|12:00 - 1:00 pm||Lunch||TBA|
|1:00 - 4:00 pm||Crash Course in Professional Development (open to all CUWiP attendees)||TBA|
|1:00 - 1:50 pm||Techniques in Time Management||TBA|
|2:00 - 2:50 pm||Developing & Celebrating Your Goals||TBA|
|3:00 - 3:50 pm||Self Promotion Kick-Start||TBA|