NACS-Fest is a 2-day recruitment event held on a Thursday and Friday in the middle of February. Top applicants are invited to attend. NACS-Fest provides an opportunity for top applicants to interact with NACS students and faculty, learn more about the NACS program, and interview with potential mentors.

NACS-Fest 2020 was held on February 13 - 14. Below is the schedule.

The tentative date for NACS-Fest 2021 is February 11 - 12.

Thursday, February 13
        4:30pm-5:30pm       Campus Tour
        5:30pm-7:30pm       Reception and Research Lab Blitz (1103 Bioscience Research Building)
        7:30pm-9:00pm       Social event with NACS students (Stamp Union)

Friday, February 14
        8:45am-9:15am        Breakfast
        9:15am-10:00am     Welcome and Overview of the NACS Program (1103 Bioscience Research Building)
     10:15am-11:30am      NACS Student Talks
     11:30am-12:30pm      Lunch (Biology-Psychology Building, 1140)
     12:30pm-4:00pm        Interviews/Meetings
        4:00pm-5:00pm       Break
        5:00pm-6:00pm       Graduate Student Panel (Marriott)
        6:00pm-6:30pm       Cocktail Reception (Marriott)
        6:30pm-8:00pm       Dinner (Marriott)

        8:00pm                         Optional Event: Social with NACS Students

Saturday, February 15
       9:00am-3:00pm         Optional Event: Visit to DC with NACS students

 

 

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