Friday Workshop: Science Communication 

Get to know your fellow attendees and panelists in a community building exercise. Dr. Gillian-Daniel will lead this interactive workshop using improvisational theater activities to improve your communication - your elevator pitch will never sound better! 


Dr. Anne Lynn Gillian-Daniel

Saturday Workshop: Rethinking Imposter Syndrome

Learn about the tools to identify imposter syndrome and teach yourself how to stop thinking like an imposter with Dr. Valerie Young, internationally-known expert. Read more about Dr. Young's workshop on her website:

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Her career-related tips have been cited in dozens of popular and business
publications and media outlets around the world.

Dr. Valerie Young


Group activity at the MWRDC 2019 retreat involving a beach ball 

Sunday Workshop: Superheroes, Vibranium, and Careers in Chemistry

In this one-hour workshop, graduate students will learn about successful career pathways in chemistry. The participants will share their own ideas for careers and answer three key questions: (1) What do I want? (2) Why do I want it? (3) How will I get it? 


Students share stories about their STEM projects during summer camp on the campus of Lawrence Technological University (Image Credit: LTU file photo)

Dr. Sibrina Collins