SMART 2023 Calendar

Important Dates

  • Sunday, June 4                    Students arrive. Move-In Day.
  • Monday, June 5                   First Day of Program. 10am Orientation in Reed Hall. 1pm Student/faculty meetings.
  • Friday, June 9                      5pm Physics REU BBQ, Duane lawn
    Saturday, June 10                Ropes Course, Williams Village field
    Tuesday, June 13                Project proposals due to faculty and SMART by 4pm
    Saturday, June 24                Rafting in Buena Vista, CO
  • July 25–27                           Practice Talks for LANS
  • July 28–30                           2023 Leadership Alliance National Symposium
  • Tuesday, August 8               Poster due to faculty and SMART by 4pm
  • Thursday, August 10            Last Day of Program: 10-12pm Poster Session UMC 23, Final paper due to faculty and SMART by 4pm, 5-7pm Farewell Dinner Koenig Alumni
  • Friday, August 11                 Students Return Home


Friday Workshops in Genomics Teaching Place, Gold Biosciences   10AM-12PM

  • June 9              Research Project Proposal
  • June 16            Research Proposal workshop
  • June 23            Applying to Grad School
  • June 30            Science Communication
  • July 7               TBD
  • July 15              Writing the SMART Research Paper
  • July 21             How to Create a Scientific Poster
  • July 28             LANS
  • Aug 4               TBD

Group meetings, Wednesdays at 6–7PM, Abrahams Lounge, C4C, 3rd floor

Note: Interns are required to attend all events to fulfill the requirements of SMART. Please attend all mandatory meetings and workshops, and be ON TIME.