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Preliminary Schedule

Yale University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
14th Annual Yale Bouchet Conference on Diversity and Graduate Education:

The Urgency of Civic Responsibility:
Building a Movement to Leverage Scholar-Activism in the Academy


Friday April 7, 2017

12:00 pm-4:30 pm Bouchet Conference Registration
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Outside Room 102

1:30pm-2:30pm Pre-Conference: Remarks for Bouchet Plaque from the American Physical Society
Guest Speakers: Ron Mickens, Ken Bechtel, Paul Tipton, and Homer Neal
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 102

2:30pm-2:45pm Pre-Conference: Bouchet Plaque Unveiling by APS
Paul Halpern invites Homer Neal and Yale Representative TBD to sign ledger; plaque is unveiled.
Adjacent to Linsly-Chittenden Hall

3:15pm-3:30pm Bouchet Conference Welcome and Opening Remarks
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 102

3:30pm-4:30pm Bouchet Leadership Award Medal Ceremony
Keynote Lecture – Jonathan Holloway
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 102

4:30pm-5:45pm Bouchet Graduate Honor Society Induction Ceremony
Linsly-Chittenden Hall, Room 102

6:00pm-7:30pm BGHS Reception (Registered Guests Only)
Woolsey Hall President’s Room; 500 College Street

7:45pm-9:30pm Bouchet Graduate Honor Society National Steering Committee Meeting
Invitation Only
Hall of Graduate Studies (HGS) Room 211; 320 York Street

** Dinner on your own **

Saturday April 8, 2017

7:30am-9:00am Poster Set-up & Registration (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., 3rd Floor)

8:00am-9:15am Networking Continental Breakfast (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., 3rd Floor)

9:30am-11:00am Invited Presentation w/ Q&A (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., 3rd Floor)

11:15am-12:15pm Poster Exhibit (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., 3rd Floor)

12:30pm-1:45pm Networking Lunch (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., 3rd Floor)

2:00pm-3:00pm Concurrent Session I (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., Conference Rooms)

3:10pm-4:10pm Concurrent Session II (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., Conference Rooms)

4:20pm-4:50pm Concurrent Session III (Kroon Hall, 195 Prospect St., Conference Rooms)

5:00pm-8:30pm Invited Lecture and Dinner – Commons Dining Hall; 168 Grove Street

Sunday April 9, 2017

11:00am-12:00pm Yale Campus Tour
Led by Craig Holloway
Leaves from the front of the Omni Hotel – 155 Temple Street, New Haven