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The RISE program currently has three separate seminar activities taking place.

  1. Undergraduate - MARC-U*STAR, RISE, WSRTP, and Rising Researchers all attend. PhD attendance is optional. Four seminars, followed by lunch with the speaker, are held each semester.
  2. PhD Seminar Speaker Meetings - On undergraduate seminar days, the RISE PhD trainees meet with the speaker independently and discuss career paths, etc.
  3. PhD Professional Development Seminar - Twice per semester, the program hosts a campus-wide Professional Development talk for all PhD students.