Intern Weekly Meeting: Monday, July 15, 2019

Time: 11:45-1:00 p.m.
Location: Theater
Lunch: Breakfast for lunch Butler's Pantry: danish, tomato florentine strata, ham/sausage strata, bacon, potatoes, turkey & spinach breakfast burritos, fruit, yogurt and granola

Today's speaker: Dr. Keith Slotkin, Associate Member, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center and Associate Professor, University of Missouri Columbia

• Friday: Career Panel, 3-5PM (Theater).  Reception follows from 5 to 6 pm

• Next Friday, 7/26/19: results section due 
   - Turn in a "clean" copy-accept changes and stop tracking, then save
   - Put on G:\Summer Interns\Results Sections       [OR email to Donna] 
   - Include all other sections of the paper and your name
   - We realize these would be very preliminary results at this point
• Symposium - August 2, 2019
   -Expected to be present all day
   -Take a group photo in the morning
   -Dress smart
   -12 minute talk followed by 3 minutes for Q/A
   -signing up for practice
   - confirm title/mentor by 7/29/2019

• Remember Dr. Carrington's advice when he spoke to you at orientation:
   -3 words most speeches begin with are "Um, So, Uh"...Avoid that!
   -Remember the "Big why" why are you involved in your research? Use that passion.
   -Start strong.  Tell a story or use an interesting fact that has impact.

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Sunday: Happy Birthday Daniel!
Monday: weekly meeting (change in lunch: we are ordering pasta)
Friday: Results section due