S-STEM Calendar of Activities

S-STEM Calendar of Activities


All costs for the following activities will be covered by the grant (DUE-1060089) if you are a CSS S-STEM scholar!


  • Wednesday, September 27, 2017 (3:30 PM - 5:30 PM)
    CSS McNair Symposium
    Somers Main Lounge
    The College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN



  • Friday, November 3, 2017 (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
    CSS School of Sciences Seminar Series
    Dr. Zinobia Bennefield PhD; Assistant Professor of Sociology; University of North Carolina-Charlotte, Charlotte, NC
    Location:  BWC 249
    CSS Faculty Mentor:  Zach Via (zvia@css.edu) and Audrey Devine-Eller (adevineeller@css.edu)
  • Tuesday, November 7, 2017 (5:30 PM - 8:30 PM)
    CSS Student Alumni Association's annual "No Jobs for Slobs"
    Location:  Somers Main Lounge
    Registration (by Nov. 3):  Tower 1410
    CSS Faculty Mentor:  Laura Johnson (ljohns15@css.edu)
  • Sunday - Thursday, November 12-16, 2017
    SETAC North American 38th Annual Meeting
    Minneapolis Convention Center
    1301 2nd Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55403
    CSS Faculty Mentor:  Dr. Jen Maki (jmaki@css.edu)
  • Tuesday, November 14, 2017 (4:00 PM - 6:00 PM)
    Chemistry Job & Recruiting Fair
    3rd Floor Ballroom, Coeur de Catherine Building
    Saint Catherine University, Saint Paul, MN
    RSVP via e-mail to James Wollack (jwwollack@stkate.edu) by November 7, 2017
    CSS Faculty Mentor:  Dr. Timothy M. Trygstad (trygstad@css.edu)
  • Friday, November 17, 2017 (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
    CSS School of Sciences Seminar Series
    Dr. Melissa Eblen-Zayas PhD; Director, Perlman Center for Learning and Teaching; Associate Professor of Physics; Humphrey Doermann Professor of Liberal Learning; Carleton College, Northfield, MN
    Correlated Electron Materials:  the fun begins when the models break down.
    Location:  BWC 249
    CSS Faculty Mentor: Zach Via (zvia@css.edu) and Audrey Devine-Eller (adevineeller@css.edu)
  • Monday, November 20, 2017 (6:30 PM - 8:00 PM)
    Women in STEM Career Panel
    Hosted by Northwoods Women in Science
    Location:  Erlenbach Lecture Hall, Natural Sciences Department, UW-Superior - 1610 Weeks Ave, Superior, WI
    Contact:  Rachel Portinga (rporting@uwsuper.edu)





  • Sunday-Thursday, March 18-22, 2018
    255th ACS National Meeting & Exposition
    New Orleans, Louisiana
    CSS Faculty Mentor:  Dr. Timothy M. Trygstad (trygstad@css.edu)


  • Friday, April 13, 2018 (4:00 PM - 5:00 PM)
    Seminar:  "The War of Science" presented by Shawn Otto
    Benidictine Wellness Center - Room 249
  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018 (3:30 PM - 5:30 PM)
    CSS Scholarship and Creative Arts Week Presentation Session
    Benidictine Commons, Science Center
  • Saturday-Wednesday, April 21-25, 2018
    ASBMB Annual Meeting
    San Diego, CA
    CSS Faculty Mentor: Dr. Anne Kruchten (akruchten@css.edu)
  • Thursday, April 26, 2018 (5:30 PM - 8:00 PM)
    Lake Superior Section of the American Chemical Society Awards Banquet & Seminar
    1605 Catlin Ave, Superior, WI 54880
    Yellowjacket Union, University of Wisconsin-Superior
    CSS Faculty Mentor:  Dr. Timothy M. Trygstad (trygstad@css.edu)
  • Good luck studying for finals!