SACNAS Invited Speaker 2020: Prof. Benjamin Garcia – University of Pennsylvania

SACNAS Invited Speaker 2020 – Dec 3rd & 4th 12 pm CT

We are excited to announce Professor Benjamin Garcia of the University of Pennsylvania as the 2020 SACNAS Invited Speaker! Join us December 3rd and 4th @ 12pm CT as Prof. Garcia gives two seminars on the current research in his lab and his career through academia. Zoom details are below the poster.

December 3, 2020 Seminar

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    Passcode: 345440

December 4, 2020 Seminar

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 Passcode: 764840

First General Meeting – Spring 2020

We held our first meeting of the Spring 2020 semester on February 5, 2020, where we shared our upcoming events for the month and held a short professional development session on using LinkedIn and Handshake. Thank you to everyone who showed up!

Upcoming Events

  • February 22- Champaign Public Library Outreach Event
  • February 28 – Movie Night Social from 6-8 PM at La Casa Cultural Latina
  • March 2 – Cena y Ciencias
  • March 11 – Second General Meeting – Spring 2020


2019-2020 Board Members

As we are entering the new school year, we’d like to congratulate and welcome our new board members for 2019-2020!

President: Edzna Garcia Ramirez

Vice President: Isamar Pastrana-Otero

Secretary: Raul Sun Han Chang

Treasurer: Ephraim Morado

Webmaster: Gabriela Ibarra

Cena y Ciencias Coordinator: Zully Perez-Sierra

Graduate Liason: Jazmin Aguilar-Romero

Undergraduate Liason: Alondra Sanchez

Seminar feat. Prof. Luis Echegoyen

Please join us as we welcome our special guest, Prof. Luis Echegoyen, to U of I!

Prof. Luis Echegoyen will give two talks on his visit: A seminar of his research, “Fullerene Nanocontainers that Stabilize Unusual Atoms and Clusters Inside”, and an informal talk directed towards students.

There will be opportunities for having breakfast and lunch with Prof. Echegoyen, as mentioned in chapter emails.

Hope to see you there!