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Please join Graduate Women in Science and Engineering (GWiSE) for our annual Three Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition! This year the 3MT competition will take place on Wednesday November 17th, 6pm-8pm in Snell Library 090.

Our Keynote speaker Dr. Jo Viney, an entrepreneurial scientist, a self-described “drug-hunter”, and an experienced biotech executive, will help us kick start the event with a short presentation on the importance of science communication both in academia and in industry.

What is the Three Minute Thesis Competition?
The Three Minute Thesis competition or 3MT, is an annual competition held in more than 200 universities worldwide. It is open to graduate students, and challenges participants to present their research in just 180 seconds, in an engaging form that can be understood by an intelligent audience with no background in the research area. This exercise develops presentation, research and academic communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to explain their work effectively. And of course, a chance to win some amazing prizes! 

 

Interested in Competing?
To compete please only fill out this form by Friday November 12th.

Interested in simply attending and watching the competition?
Please RSVP at this form to attend. Please be aware that the in-person attendance is limited to the first 50 people. Once the reservations are in, we will reach out to let you know if you are able to attend in person. There will be snacks and beverages during the networking portion prior to the start of the event and pizza and beverages for after the event.

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