Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience : Office of Student Life

2018 Hayes Forum


7:00 - 7:50 a.m. Registration

7:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast

Great Hall Lobby, 1st Floor

7:50 - 8:20 a.m. Welcome Addresses and Opening Session
U.S. Bank Conference Theater, 1st Floor

Tracey Walterbusch, Vice President of the Council of Graduate Students                                                             Alex Wesaw, President of the Council of Graduate Students

8:30 - 10:30 a.m. First Round of Oral Presentations - Guests are welcome

Stop by the registration table to grab a program and room assignment for each area of study

Biological Sciences  
Education & Human Ecology 

Food, Agricultural & Environmental Sciences 

Mathematics & Physical Sciences 
Health Sciences
Social & Behavioral Sciences 

9:00am - 12:00 p.m. Poster Session Opens - Poster Judging
Great Hall Meeting Room, 1st Floor

Arts, Humanities, & Social Sciences
Biological Sciences
Engineering, Mathematics, & Physical Sciences

10:30 - 10:40 a.m. Break

10:40 - 12:00 p.m. Second Round of Oral Presentations - Guests are welcome
Same Locations as First Round

12:00pm - 12:10 p.m. Break

Please Make your way to the U.S. Bank Conference Theater on the
1st floor for a special panel discussion on Mentoring

12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Judges' Deliberations - Deliberations are closed to the public

12:15 - 12:55 p.m. Hayes Forum Professional Development Panel on Mentoring
US Bank Conference Theater, 1st Floor

How to be an Effective and Efficient Mentor



Deborwah Faulk – CGS Executive Committee, Diversity and Inclusion, Chair

PhD Student in Sociology

Matthew Connolly – CGS Executive Committee, Marketing and Communications, Chair

PhD Candidate in English


Stephanie Di Stasi, PT, PhD – Division of Physical Therapy

Rebecca Jackson, MD – Center for Clinical and Translational Science

Robert Siston, PhD – Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Joseph Tien, PhD – Department of Mathematics

Kay Wolf, RD, PhD, Vice Provost for Academic Policy and Faculty Resource - Office of Academic Affairs

1:00 - 2:45 p.m. Awards Luncheon for Presenters & Judges
Performance Hall, 1st Floor

Awards Luncheon address