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Special Opportunities and Information for Students

In order to register as a student, you should be enrolled as a student in a college or university and currently attending classes. Early career participants are defined as individuals with less than 10 years since their last graduation.

Student Social Mixer

Monday, February 20, 18:00 to 19:30, South Foyer

All students are invited to come meet with other students and future colleagues in a fun, relaxed setting.  Senior scientists are also invited to attend and meet with students on an informal basis.  Beverages and snacks will be available.

Student Workshops

Tuesday, 21 February 2012, and Thursday, 23 February 2012
12:30 to 14:00, Ballrooms A & B

Student workshops on a variety of topics related to career development will be held on Tuesday and Thursday over lunch.  Workshop topics include: Ethics in Science; Outlooks in Oceanography; Presentation Design & Delivery; and Network Science and Collaborations.  A limited number of lunches will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.  Flyers outlining all student activities will be provided at the Registration Desk and Student Lounge, and will include additional information about the workshop topics and speakers.

Student Career Center and Lounge

Monday – Friday, Exhibit Hall

A large area near the society booths in the exhibit hall will be reserved for the Student Career Center and Lounge, where students can access career information, relax and check email, and meet with other students.  Bulletin Boards will be provided for posting CVs (one page only), as well as information on upcoming meetings, educational opportunities, and job announcements.