2019 National Convention Schedule (Tentative) 

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Thursday, March 21

5:00-7:00 p.m.: Registration – Johnson Center (JC) Lobby
7:00-9:00 p.m.: Dinner (Students - included with Registration)/ Student Social activities – Randall Campus Center (RC), Stewart Room
7:00-10:30 p.m. - Executive Council dinner & meeting – JC 101

Friday, March 22

8:00 - 8:30 AM Registration and Poster Set-up - JC Lobby
8:30 - 8:50 AM Welcome,  Opening Meeting - JC 106
8:50 – 9:00 AM Morning Break

9:00 - 10:00 Oral Presentation Session 1 - JC 106

    • 9:00 – 9:20 a.m. 
    • 9:20 – 9:40 a.m. 
    • 9:40 – 10:00 a.m. 

10:00 - 11:00 Poster Session 1  - JC Lobby

 

 

 

 

11:00 - 12:20 Oral Presentation Session 2  - JC 106

    • 11:00 – 11:20 a.m.
    • 11:20 – 11:40 a.m.
    • 11:40 – 12:00 p.m.
    • 12:00 – 12:20 p.m.

12:20 - 5:00 Field Trips

Option 1: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame $26 per person, or $18 per person for group of 16 or more

Option 2: Great Lakes Science Center $16.95 per person, or $12 per person for group of 10 or more

Option 3: Hiking in the Cuyahoga Valley National Recreation Area Free

Option 4: Akron Zoo $7 per person

Option 5: Akron Art Museum $10 per adult, $8 per student with ID

Option 6: Pro Football Hall of Fame $26 per person, or $18 per person for group of 20 or more

Friday evening: Banquet, Keynote, and Chapter Awards – Krassas Event Center, just east of Malone's Campus

  • 7:00 - 8:00 p.m.: Banquet
  • 7:30 - 8:00 p.m.: Dr. Mervin C. Yoder, MA, MD, Keynote Speaker
    “Keynote Title TBA”
  • 8:00 - 8:30 p.m. : Honor Awards Presentations
  • 8:30 - 9:00 p.m.: Committee Meetings

 


Saturday, March 3

7:40-8:00 a.m.: Poster Setup and Committee Meetings (if needed) – JC Lobby

8:00 - 9:40 Oral Presentation Session 3 - JC 106

    • 8:00 – 8:20 a.m.
    • 8:20 – 8:40 a.m. 
    • 8:40 – 9:00 a.m.
    • 9:00 – 9:20 a.m.
    • 9:20 – 9:40 a.m. 

9:40-10:40 Poster Session 2 - JC Lobby

     

10:40 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Closing Meeting - JC 106

12:00-12:30 p.m.: Chapter and Officer Photo Session