and Information for Students
Roommates Wanted is a free online service for ASLO student members who are seeking roommates during ASLO meetings. To participate, visit the website at http://www.aslo.org/meetings/roommates.html.
Student Booth & Career Bulletin Board
The Career Bulletin Board will be located in the Student Lounge Booth in the exhibit area, Marconi Hall in the Convention Center will allow prospective employers and supervisors to post job announcements and students to post a one-page resume for viewing. This area will also be a great gathering place to meet other students and learn about ASLO activities.
Outstanding Student Presentation Awards
Awards will be given for the most outstanding posters and talks presented by students at the 2008 Summer Meeting. To be eligible, a student must be a member of one of the sponsoring societies and first author on research that has not been presented previously at other scientific meetings. Presentations will be judged on the basis of innovation/scientific insight, quality of experimental design/methods, and clarity/effectiveness of presentation. There is no need to apply; all eligible presentations will be evaluated in consideration for the awards.
A room for students to gather and talk will be open during all hours of the meeting and is located in the Delta Hotel, Placentia Bay Room.