CHEDSunday, August 16, 2009

1:30 PM-4:45 PM Grand Hyatt -- Independence Ballroom B-C, Oral
Enhancing Diversity at the Graduate and Postdoctoral Levels
Successful Programs to Broaden Participation
Organizer:Shannon Watt
Organizer, Presiding:Megan L. Grunert
1:30 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:35 PMRole of departmental communities in the retention of under-represented groups
Joseph S. Francisco
2:20 PMInitiatives to create a supportive environment for graduate study: One department's story
David M Collard, J. Cameron Tyson
2:40 PMNorth Carolina alliance to create opportunity through education program
Saundra F. DeLauder, Marcia F. Williams, Larry E. Campbell
3:00 PMIntermission
3:10 PMEnhancing the training experience for graduate students and postdoctoral associates at the University of Michigan
Shannon Watt
3:30 PMA transformational leadership program to advance and retain graduate women in STEM
Linda M Garverick
3:50 PMCOACh strategies for increasing minority players on the chemistry professional roster
Geraldine L. Richmond
4:10 PMDiscussion
4:40 PMConcluding Remarks

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The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009