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Postdoc Appreciation Week

NPA Appreciation Week

KUMC Celebrates the Achievements and Contributions of Postdoctoral Scholars

During National Postdoc Appreciation Week (NPAW)

The National Postdoctoral Association (NPA) is holding the 9th annual National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week September 17 - 21, 2018. 

During this week-long celebration, institutions are encouraged to plan activities that honor postdocs and recognize the contributions they make to research and development in the United States.  In 2017, 115 institutions in 37 states, Canada, and India, the United Kingdom, Asia and Oceania, and Germany organized 389 events to recognize the work of postdoctoral researchers.

The Office of Postdoctoral Affairs is joining the celebration by organizing and hosting several events, listed below.

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

KUMC NPAW

17 MONDAY

NanoLuc® Luciferase as a Protein Reporter

Presented by Kyle Hooper, PhD

12 to 1:30pm Health Education Building (HEB) 3110

Promega CorporationPromega Corporation

18 TUESDAY 

Jayhawk Coffee & Tea Break

Hosted by the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs

8:00-9:00am, Murphy Administration Building Lobby

19 WEDNESDAY

Using Social Media to Further Your Academic & Professional Developemnt: LinkedIn

Hosted by ASCEND

12:00-1:00pm, Health Education Building (HEB) G109

Registration Required

ASCEND

20 THURSDAY

Culture Hour

Hosted by the Office of International Programs

12:00-12:45pm Calkin Conference Room, Orr Major G004

Culture Hour OIP

KUMC Professional & Career Development Book Club

Hosted by ASCEND

4:00-5:00pm Health Education Building (HEB)

RSVP

ASCEND

21 FRIDAY

Postdoc Appreciation Luncheon

12:00-1:30pm Health Education Building (HEB) G205

Email postdoctoraloffice@kumc.edu to RSVP.

Postdoc Appreciation & Pack the Park Night

KU Women's Soccer Game Jayhawks vs. Oklahoma Sooners

Tailgate & Festivities begin at 4pm, Game at 7pm

Rock Chalk Park 100 Rock Chalk Lane Lawrence, KS 66049

Postdocs receive FREE Admission with KUMC ID

KU Women's SoccerKU Athletics

Enjoy the Following Discounts in the KC Metro Area

20% Off Palaterias Tropicana Purchases M-F 6:30am-8pm

Tropicana

Last modified: Sep 17, 2018
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