ASTC's 2016 Annual Conference (September 24 - 27)

Graduate Students: Mobilizing an untapped resource

Saturday, September 24, 2016: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Tampa Convention Center
Session Leader:
Holly Pope, Saint Louis Science Center
Stacey Forsyth, University of Colorado, Boulder and Daniel Zeiger, American Museum of Natural History

Graduate students are an integral part of cutting-edge scientific research, have specialized knowledge, and embrace opportunities to build their networks, resumes, and skill sets. Science museums are underutilizing this resource. This session will help identify areas of and develop strategies for collaboration between museums and graduate students.