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Join us for unique opportunities to:

  • Gain insight into interdisciplinary science and how research fields are overlapping in complementary ways to solve new problems
  • Learn how a PhD in a STEM field can open doors and be leveraged for exciting career opportunities
  • Meet faculty and hear directly from them about their research in emerging fields
  • Present your own work to faculty, graduate students, and post-docs in a poster session
  • Attend workshops with admissions representatives and learn more about how to pursue a research degree
  • Connect with your peers and explore Philadephia
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Courtesy of Brown University

The 2012 Ivy Plus Stem Symposium for Diverse Scholars is targeted to students participating in the Ronald E. McNair Post-baccalaureate Achievement Program, Mellon-Mays Undergraduate Fellowship, Minority Access to Research Careers, and Minority Biomedical Research Support (RISE) Program. Other talented students are also encouraged to apply.

Featuring a keynote address by Derrick Pitts, Senior Scientist and Chief Astronomer at the Franklin Institute Science Museum, and more than a dozen panel sessions with faculty from the nation's leading universities!