Annual Meeting Overview

2019 Annual Meetin
November 1-2, 2019

 Sneak Preview of the Margaret A. Cargill Science Building

Program Overview

Friday November 1

9:00-11:00 KAS Governing Board meeting

11:30 Registration opens

1:15-5:15 Oral presentations and Section meetings

2:30-5:15 Poster Session I

5:30-7:45 Graduate Student & Faculty Reception at Boone Tavern

5:30-7:45 Friday Night of Science for Undergraduates

8:00 We Believe in Dinosaurs  film screening and discussion

Saturday November 2

7:00 Registration opens

 Workshops for Teachers Saturday morning:

  • Photovoltaics and solar power, presented by Jon Saderholm. Teachers will receive kits to take back to their classrooms
  • Process Oriented Guided Inquiry Learning (POGIL) biology workshop presented by Megan Hoffman

9:00am- 3:00pm Exhibitors

Statistics Consultations by Appointment

8:00-10:45 Oral presentations

8:30-10:45 Poster Session II

11:00 am Keynote Speaker Dr. LaTrice Montgomery

12:15-1:30 Lunch on your own or

12:15-1:30 KAS Business meeting and luncheon for KAS members

  • Including Science Education & Outreach inspiration from 2018 honoree Lenny Demoranville
  • Governing Board Election results

1:30 Workshop for Teachers

  • Geology field trip to Big Hill, including fossil identification and collection stops

1:30-3:30 Oral Presentations

4:00 KAS Outing to Berea College Forest w Guided hikes

Sunday November 3

Society of American Foresters all-day Field Tour at the Berea College Forest. This is a great opportunity for students or professionals interested in Forestry to spend more time outside and get a more technical look! Available after September 19; $25 includes box lunch


Pre-registration and Abstract Submission deadline is October 1

Before Oct 1: Students $35, Professional $60, Professional non-members $85
After Oct 1 until Oct 22: Students $40, Professional Members $70, Professional non-members $95

Registration & Abstract Submission Details