Thursday program for AJAS (optional)

ALABAMA JUNIOR ACADEMY OF SCIENCE
March 17-18, 2022
Athens State University
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 Thursday, March 17, 2022

 12:30 -1:00 PM    Joint AAS/AJAS Business. Sandridge Student Center Banquet Room 126

2:00 – 6:00 PM…. Registration………………………………. Sandridge Student Center Annex

4:00 – 5:00 PM…. Poster Set-up………… Sandridge Student Center Ballroom and Annex

4:30 PM…………… AAS/AJAS Joint Annual Business Meeting………. Waters Hall N 202

5:00 PM…………… AJAS & Gorgas Orientation …….. Sandridge Student Center Banquet Room 126

4:00 -5:30 PM        Poster Set-up………… Sandridge Student Center Ballroom and Annex

5:30 -6:45 PM…… “Sci-Mix”: Viewing of AJAS/ Gorgas Scholars’ Posters…Sandridge Student Center

7:00 PM…………… Joint AJAS/AAS Banquet……………………………….. Carter Gymnasium

 

Banquet speaker:  Dr. Jan Davis, Former NASA Astronaut
and Senior Technical Fellow at Bastion Technologies, Inc.

NASA Exceptional Service, Medal-winning former Director of the Human Exploration and Development of Space Independent Assurance Office for NASA Headquarters

Topic Title: “STEM to Stars”

Guests of Honor:
Dr. Philip Way, President
Athens State University

Dr. Catherine Wehlburg, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. Stephen Spencer, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Ronald Merritt, Department Chair, Mathematics, Computer and Natural Sciences

Presided by: John Shelley-Tremblay, President, AAS
Julian Vilardi and Adrianna Orsi, Co-Presidents, AJAS