National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week Events!

NPAW 2September 15-19th is National Postdoctoral Appreciation Week! NPAW was established by an act of Congress in 2010 to recognize the contributions postdocs make to the United States research enterprise and raise awareness of postdoctoral training needs.

This year, we are showing our appreciation for our postdocs with three special events. Please join us for networking, community building and celebration!

  • September 16th: The Postdoctoral Society of Argonne is hosting a 5K/3K Fun Run/Walk! This will start and finish in front of building 201 at noon. Please see the flyer on the Argonne Running Club Blog. Here’s your chance to get out and stretch your legs!
  • September 17th: Join your fellow postdocs and Chicago innovation leaders at the Chicago Innovation Exchange for a special city-wide postdoctoral appreciation event. The event will feature a Keynote Address by Chicago Innovation Exchange Executive Director, John Flavin, a diverse career panel discussion and a networking reception. For logisitics and to register, please visit the EventBrite page. Event is FREE!
  • September 19th: The Postdoctoral Society of Argonne is hosting an Open Forum with Laboratory Director Peter Littlewood. The event will be held at the TCS Conference Center (Building 240, room 1416) at 9:00-10:00 AM. Coffee and light refreshments will be served. This is your chance to have a conversation directly with the Laboratory Director! Start your Friday off right by RSVPing here.

*Registration is only requested for food and space planning

About Kristene Henne

Kristene “Tina” Henne is Argonne’s Postdoctoral Program Lead for the Argonne Leadership Institute. In this role, she facilitates the postdoc appointment process, postdoc career development, mentoring, advises the Postdoctoral Society of Argonne and serves as a navigator for postdoctoral issues.
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