Schedule of Events

All events will occur at The Hotel at Auburn University and Dixon Conference Center unless noted otherwise.

Monday, April 14, 2014

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Nursing Research Poster Sessions
Ballroom A of The Hotel at Auburn University

6:00 p.m. –8:00 p.m.

2014 Clifford and Virginia Durr Lecture and Reception
Auburn University at Montgomery, 230 Taylor Center
Steve Hahn, Roy F. and Jeannette P. Nichols Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania
How Long Was the Civil Rights Movement?


Tuesday, April 15, 2014

7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Registration
Executive Offices Foyer
Each attendee will need to check in at Registration to pick up important conference materials,
including a detailed program schedule. The registration will also serve as a general information
source throughout the conference.

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Exhibits
Ballroom A
Please visit exhibit booths for more information about research resources.

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Creative Scholarship SHOWCASE
Governor's Room, Ballroom B, and Rotunda

8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Undergraduate, Graduate, and Faculty Poster Sessions
Ballroom A
Undergraduate and graduate students will present poster presentations for judging.
Faculty will present their poster presentations for review.

10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Research Week Kickoff Welcome and Keynote Address,
Auditorium
Erica Meissner, Auburn Alumnus and Cambridge Scholar
Pam Hullinger, Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine
and Epidemiology at UC Davis - Sponsored by Phi Kappa Phi Honor's Society

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Open Networking Luncheon
Ballroom A

1:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Undergraduate, Graduate, and Faculty Research Symposia
Meeting Rooms
Undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty will present their current and recent
academic work, showcasing the diversity of topics, approaches, and interests from all disciplines.

5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

Pride & Joy Film Screening
Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art,
Auditorium

7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Creative Scholarship SHOWCASE Reception
Rotunda, Governor's Room, Ballroom A, and Ballroom B
(By invitation only.)

 

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Registration
Executive Offices Foyer

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Creative Scholarship SHOWCASE
Governor's Room, Ballroom B, and Rotunda

8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Undergraduate, Graduate, and Faculty Research Symposia
Meeting Rooms

8:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Future Scholars Summer Research Bridge Program – Encouraging Partnerships
Seminar Room

9:45 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Morning Break
Ballroom A

10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Undergraduate, Graduate, and Faculty Research Symposia
Meeting Rooms

11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Fair
Ballroom A
The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Fair will provide undergraduate students with
information about faculty research, potential faculty mentors, and research opportunities in
Auburn's colleges, schools, and academic units.

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Open Networking Luncheon
Ballroom A

1:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.

Undergraduate, Graduate, and Faculty Research Symposia
Meeting Rooms

2:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Afternoon Break
Ballroom A
Due to sessions occurring at different times, food and beverages will remain available for an extended period of time. Actual length of break is generally 15 minutes.

2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Undergraduate, Graduate, and Faculty Poster Sessions
Ballroom A

4:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Dance and Theatre Performances
Auditorium
Harmonic Dissonance
Performed by Adrienne Wilson, associate professor of theatre, College of Liberal Arts

Live performance of a scene from Marsha Norman's Night Mother
Directed by Ashley Burns, undergraduate in the Department of Theatre, College of Liberal Arts, and
performed by student actors, Camille Ponseti as Jessie and Kristen Lazarchick as Mama

6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Keynote Address
Auditorium
Shelley Corriher, Biochemist and James Beard Award-Winning Author, and
Consultant on Alton Brown's Good Eats

 

Thursday, April 17, 2014

7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Registration
Executive Offices Foyer

7:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Grantsmanship Workshops and Seminars, Special Sessions, and Panel Discussions
Meeting Rooms

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Food in the Context of SENCER
Meeting Room D

9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Morning Break
Rotunda

10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Auburn Speaks Panel Discussion
Meeting Room B

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

GSC Colloquium
Ballroom A, Left

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Open Networking Luncheon
Rotunda

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Grantsmanship Workshops and Seminars
Meeting Rooms

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Hunger Solutions Institute Panel Presentation
Meeting Room B

1:30 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

The Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
Meeting Room D

3:00 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

Afternoon Break
Rotunda

6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Research Awards Gala
Ballroom A
(By invitation only.)

Last Updated: April 14, 2014