Lauren Lui of Arkin Lab is a Finalist Selected to Compete in Berkeley Lab “Early Career Scientist and Research “SLAM”
Date: Sept. 20, 2018
Time: 4 pm
Location: Building 50 Auditorium
NOTE: winners are chosen via in-person audience voting – so all local team should go support Lauren!
The SLAM will be streamed live so remote team members can show their support.
This is the “3-minute-describe-your-work-in-layman-terms” challenge that Berkeley Lab is hosting for postdocs.
She recorded & submitted a video “Microbial War and Peace” which was selected from a competitive field of 32 entries.
Finalists receive coaching via “Making the Most of Your Presentation” workshop, a unique opportunity to get one-on-one feedback from a globally renowned speaker, Jean-luc Doumont of Principiae.
Lauren will participate in the in-person competition next month for a chance to win $3,000 first prize!
You can read more here https://today.lbl.gov/2018/09/05/finalists-selected-to-compete-in-sept-20-postdoc-research-slam/
May “Microbial war and peace” win!
Link to the original invitation to participate: https://today.lbl.gov/2018/05/17/postdocs-and-early-career-scientists-can-win-cash-prizes-at-lab-research-slam/