Bass Connections Virtual Showcase Session 3

Bass Connections Virtual Showcase Session 3

April 16, 2021 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: Zoom

The Virtual Showcase will be divided into three synchronous sessions over two days:

  • Thursday, April 15 from 5:00-6:30 p.m. ET
  • Friday, April 16 from 10:00-11:30 a.m. ET
  • Friday, April 16 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. ET

Each session will open with three, five-minute lightning talks by selected teams, after which 2020-2021 project teams will host breakout “tables” to share their research with showcase attendees. In these informal breakout spaces, student team members will be available to answer questions about their research and share their team experience. The third session will also feature an alumni panel.

2:00 | Opening remarks by Ed Balleisen, Vice Provost for Interdisciplinary Studies

2:05 | Lightning talks by students from three Bass Connections project teams

2:25 | Alumni panel featuring three former members of Bass Connections project teams

  • Megan McGufficke (International Comparative Studies ’16)
  • Samuel Corwin (Environmental Sciences & Policy ’17)
  • Lizzie Hunsaker (Ph.D. in Chemistry ’19)

3:00 | Open floor: Guests are invited to drop in on breakout tables hosted by students from 2020-2021 Bass Connections project teams