Physics & Astronomy Career Night

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Event Date and Time: 
Tue, 2016-01-19 17:15 - 20:00
Michael Smith Lab (2185 East Mall)
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Theresa Liao (
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The UBC Department of Physics and Astronomy, in partnership with UBC Centre for Student Involvement and Careers and the Faculty of Science, is proud to present the 6th Annual Physics & Astronomy Career Night.

Limited number of seats available - Registration will close when we reach capacity.

Our evening will feature a panel of UBC Physics & Astronomy alumni from a variety of career paths and with different levels of experience.

  • Victor Barua -- Software Developer at BitLit Media
  • Danica Marsden -- Project Manager at D-Wave
  • Kevin Mcleod -- Accelerator Operator at TRIUMF
  • Madeleine Hodgson -- Lawyer at Bull Housser
  • Derek Kief -- Astronomer at H.R. Macmillian Space Center
  • Karen Schmelcher -- Private Educational Consultant

Your fellow students will moderate the discussion and take questions from the audience to learn from the panelists. After the panel, our panelists will mix and mingle over light dinner.

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5:15 pm - 5:30 pm   Sign in

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm   Alumni Panel Session

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm   Networking Session

If you have any questions, please contact: Angela Pau, Career Educator | Centre for Student Involvement & Careers.

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