Wheaton College has decided to suspend campus events for the rest of the semester, which includes the 2020 Summit. If you are a speaker or participant in the summit, we will be in touch with you shortly regarding a new date and future participation.
Science as Service.
Belong. Connect. Create. Pass it on.
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Saturday, April 4, 2020
8:00 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
Diana Davis Spencer ’60 Cafe, Mars Science Center
9:00 a.m. Welcome & Introduction
President Dennis Hanno, Wheaton College
Rachelle DeCoste, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Wheaton College
Laura Ekstrom, Assistant Professor of Biology and Neuroscience, Wheaton College
9:15 a.m. Plenary Address
Nilanjana (Buju) Dasgupta, Professor of Psychology, Director of Faculty Equity and Inclusion, and the inaugural Director of the Institute of Diversity Sciences at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
9:45 a.m. Panel Discussion
10:45 a.m. Coffee Break
11:15 a.m. Student Research Talks
12:00 p.m. Lunch and Networking
1:30 p.m. Breakouts
2:30 p.m. Professional Development Workshops
3:30 p.m. Coffee
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Keynote
Dr. Giovanna Guerrero-Medina, Executive Director of Ciencia Puerto Rico and Director of the Yale Ciencia Initiative at Yale University