VGN Annual Career Day 2020 has been cancelled.
Given the evolving situation surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the VGN Career Day event on April 1 is canceled and will not be rescheduled unless mandated by the NIH. We look forward to this event every year and are sorry that we will miss celebrating all of the amazing undergraduate research being conducted across our network, but the health and safety of all attendees are our top concern. These are unprecedented times and we hope that everyone takes the necessary precautionary measures to stay safe!Best, Rex Date: 04/01/2020 3:30:PM - 7:00:PM Location: Delta Hotels by Marriott 1117 Williston Rd South Burlington, VT 05403 Details: We invite you to join us for our Annual Career Day event where we showcase and celebrate undergraduate student research from across the Vermont Genetics Network. The event's program is as follows: 1:30-3:30 PM Optional lab tours at UVM* 3:30-4:00 PM Registration and poster set-up 4:00-4:45 PM Poster session 1 4:45-5:30 PM Poster session 2 5:30-6:50 PM Networking Dinner 6:50-7:00 PM Closing remarks and prize giveaways *This year we are again offering a series of lab tours on the UVM campus before the event begins. Tours will include the Vermont Integrative Genomics Resource facility (http://www.med.uvm.edu/vigr/home) and the Microscopy Imaging Center (http://med.uvm.edu/mic). Attendees will meet at the hotel at 1:30 PM and VGN will provide a free shuttle service to and from UVM. During the networking dinner, students will have the opportunity to engage with invited speakers who are professionals from a variety of STEM disciplines. A list of the featured speakers will be emailed out closer to the event date. Please invite any interested students or faculty to attend! If you forward this email message to them, they can click on the link below to register. To help us keep an accurate food count, every attendee must be registered for this event in order to gain entry. Please click the following link to register for this event. https://webapps.vgn.w3.uvm.edu/invitenewperson.php?eid=268 The deadline for online registration is March 26, 2020 We look forward to seeing you on April 01!