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Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics (CUWiP) at WSU


2020 CUWiP at WSU

All times are in Pacific Standard Time.

Friday, January 17, 2020Saturday, January 18, 2020Sunday, January 19, 2020


Friday, January 17, 2020

3:00-5:00 pm Lab Tours (Optional)
4:30-5:30pm Walk/Drive to CUB / Check-in Cub Ball Room
5:30-6:00 pm Welcome Address Cub Ball Room
6:00-7:30 pm Plenary Speaker –
Karen Catlin
Cub Ball Room
7:45-9:00 pm Dessert / Icebreakers Cub Ball Room
9:00 PM Walk/Drive to hotels

Saturday, January 18, 2020

7:30-8:30 am Speaker/Panelist Breakfast SPARK 212
7:00-8:00 am Student Continental Breakfast @ The Residence Inn
8:00-8:30 am Walk/Drive to SPARK / Check-in
8:30-8:45 am Opening Remarks SPARK G45
8:45-9:30 am Plenary Speaker –
Anita Sengupta
9:40-10:25 am Parallel Session I Various rooms in SPARK
10:30-11:00 am Break SPARK 2nd Floor
11:00 am-12:30 pm Keynote Address SPARK G45
12:30-1:30 pm Lunch SPARK 2nd Floor
1:30-2:10 pm Parallel Session II Various rooms in SPARK
2:20-2:35 pm Group Photo Groud Floor
2:45-4:00 pm Poster Session I SPARK G10
4:00-4:30 pm Break SPARK 2nd Floor
4:30-5:30 pm Panel Session  – Careers in Physics SPARK 227
5:30-5:45 pm Walk to Ensminger Pavilion
5:45-7:15 pm Dinner / Awards Ensminger Pavilion
7:30-8:30 pm Physics Slam! CUE 203
8:30-9:00 pm Walk/Drive to hotels


Sunday, January 19, 2020

7:00-8:00 am Continental Breakfast @ The Residence Inn
8:00-8:30 am Walk/Drive to SPARK
8:30-8:45 am Announcements SPARK G45
8:45-9:00 am STEP UP Plenary SPARK G45
9:00-9:45 am Panel Session  – Fields in Academic Physics SPARK 227
9:55-10:35 am Parallel Session III Various rooms in SPARK
10:35-11:05 am Break SPARK 2nd Floor
11:05-11:45 am Parallel Session IV Various rooms in SPARK
11:55 am-12:40 pm Plenary Speaker –
Susannah Burrows
12:40-1:15 pm Reflection / Survey / Closing Remarks SPARK G45
1:15 PM Lunch SPARK 2nd Floor
2:15 PM Shuttle to Airport (if needed)



Parallel Sessions

Detailed information about parallel sessions can be found on our Workshops page!  Final schedule TBA.