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Schedule

8:30am-9:00am

Check-in and Breakfast
Michigan League Ballroom
2nd Floor

9:00am – 9:45am

Welcome, Dr. Cinda-Sue Davis, WISE Director

Keynote: What I Tell My Daughter
Dr. Jennifer Linderman, Professor of Chemical Engineering, Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Director of Advance


10:00am- 10:45am

A Sessions:

• Interviewing with Grit, Sally Schmall
  Henderson Room (3rd Floor)

• Advice from the Field: UM Science BS, MS and PhD alumnae panel (see session description for panelist names and background)
  Michigan Room (2nd Floor)

• Advice from the Field: UM Engineering BSE, MSE and PhD alumnae panel (see session description for panelist names and background)
  Kalamazoo Room (2nd Floor)

• SWAG – Socializing with a Goal, Chastity Harmon, Praxair 
  Koessler Room (3rd Floor)


11am – 11:45am

B Sessions:

• Negotiating with Grit, Sally Schmall
  Henderson Room (3rd Floor)

• Telling Your Academic Story: Effective Strategies for Brief Communications, Elyse Auerbach and Kim Daly, Relate
  Michigan Room (2nd Floor)

• Commanding a Room, Callie McKee, Office of New Student Programs, Educational Theatre Director
 Kalamazoo Room (2nd Floor)

• Your Best Self: Know it. Own it. Use it., Kathy Kuberka, Judy Coco, and Ann Seyboldt, Praxair
 Koessler Room (3rd Floor)

Noon – 1:30pm

Lunch
Michigan League Ballroom
2nd Floor

Featured Lunch Talk: Life’s a Test You Didn’t Study For
Crystal Ashby, Former Executive Vice President, BP

1:30pm

Conference ends. 
Optional time to meet with Praxair representatives for resume review in the Michigan Room starting at 1:40pm.