NACS-Fest

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. The 2018 NACS-Fest will be held on February 8 and 9.

See below for the 2017 NACS-Fest schedule:

Thursday, February 16
        6:00pm-7:30pm       Reception and Poster Presentation

Friday, February 17
        8:45am-9:15am       Breakfast
        9:15am-10:00am    Welcome and Overview of the NACS Program
     10:15am-11:30am    Talks by NACS Students
     11:30am-12:30pm     Lunch
     12:30pm-3:30pm       Interviews and Meetings
        3:30pm-4:30pm       Lab Meetings/Tours
        5:00pm-6:00pm       Graduate Student Panel
        6:00pm-6:30pm       Cocktail Reception
        6:30pm-8:00pm       Dinner

Saturday, February 18
       10:00am-3:00pm       Optional Event: Lunch for applicants and NACS students in Washington DC

Click here to view photos from NACS-Fest 2017.

Click here to view photos from NACS-Fest 2016.