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Conference Program

8:45 - 9:45 am

Registration, and Breakfast in Student Campus Center 105

 Session 1 in  Student Campus Center 105

9:45- 10:00 am

Welcome from the Conference Organizers:

  • Kasia Pawelek, Associate Professor of Mathematics
  • Swati DebRoy, Assistant Professor of Mathematics
  • Lukasz Pawelek, Assistant Professor of Spanish and German
  • Juanita Villena-Alvarez, Professor of Spanish and French

Introduction of the Keynote Speaker

  • Al M. Panu, Chancellor of the University of South Carolina Beaufort

10:00 - 10:30 am

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

University of South Carolina Beaufort

  • Eric Skipper, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

10:30 - 11:00 am

Computer Science and Engineering, University of South Carolina

  • Jason O'Kane, Associate Professor and Associate Graduate Director

11:00 - 11:30 am

Humanities, University of South Carolina Beaufort

  • Brent Morris, Associate Professor of History, Chair

11:30 am- 1:00 pm

Lunch and Networking Break

 Session 2 in Student Campus Center 105

1:00 - 2:00 pm 

GRADUATE SCHOOL WORKSHOP

Humanities, University of South Carolina Beaufort

  • Juanita Villena-Alvarez

MEDICAL SCHOOL WORKSHOP AND TALK (M.D., D.O. etc. )

College of Osteopathic Medicine, Michigan State University

  • Dominik Ochocinski
  • Sheila Sullivan

2:00 – 2:15 pm

Networking Break with Refreshments

 Session 3 in Student Campus Center 105

2:15 - 2:45 pm

Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Public Health, University of Georgia

  • Andreas Handel, Associate Professor of Epidemiology

2:45 - 3:15 pm

Mathematics, University of North Florida

  • Beyza Aslan, Associate Professor of Mathematics

3:15-4:00 pm

Student and Alumni Presentations:

James O'Reilly, Graduate Student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of South Carolina (3:15-3:30 pm)

Sarah Tobin, Student in the Department of Natural Sciences, University of South Carolina Beaufort (3:30-3:40 pm)

Cristian Salmeron, University of South Carolina Beaufort Computational Science Program graduate, currently at Fidelity Investments (3:40-3:50 pm)

Bradshaw McKinneyStudent in the Department of Natural Sciences, University of South Carolina Beaufort (3:50-4:00 pm)