Annual Meeting

The 2021 Missouri Academy of Science Annual Meeting

is scheduled for April 23-24, 2021

Location:  Columbia College, Columbia, MO 65201 

Schedule for MJAS Annual Meeting Friday, April 23rd, 2021

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Time Event Location
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM General Registration New Hall, 1st floor lobby
11:30 AM – 11:50 AM Judges Orientation Brouder Science Center, room 208
Drs. Teresa Boman and Mary Kilmer, State Co-Directors
11:30 AM -11:50 AM Virtual presenters, Student Orientation Via Zoom
12:00 PM – 12:20 PM High School Student Orientation Brouder Science Center, room 208
Drs. Teresa Boman and Mary Kilmer, State Co-Directors
12:30 PM – 2:30 PM High School Concurrent Paper Sessions New Hall (see full program for schedule)
**Virtual talks for High School Engineering and Physics will begin at 12:00 pm
12:20 PM – 12:40 PM Middle School Student Orientation Brouder Science Center, room 208
Drs. Teresa Boman and Mary Kilmer, State Co-Directors
12:45 PM – 2:30 PM Middle School Concurrent Paper Sessions Brouder Science Center (see full program for schedule)
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Middle School Finalists’ Presentations Brouder Science Center, room 208
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM High School Finalists’ Presentations New Hall, Room 125
6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Middle and High School Awards Ceremony New Hall, Room 125

Schedule for MAS Annual Meeting Friday, April 23rd – Saturday, April 24th 2021

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Link to Abstracts

Time Event Location
Friday
8:00 – 8:30 pm MAS Executive Council Meeting
Saturday
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Onsite Registration New Hall Lobby
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM Virtual Poster Session Virtual Poster Website
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM In-Person Poster Session Brouder Science Center – First Floor
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM Business Meeting Brouder Science Center – Auditorium
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM Lunch On you own
12:30 PM – 1:15 PM Plenary Speaker
Dr. George Smith
“The Promise of RNA Vaccines for Pandemic Threats”
New Hall Event Space
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM Oral Presentations See room listings below

Oral Presentation Sections Locations

In-person presenters in the rooms below, and virtual presenters should log into their section’s Zoom breakout room.

Brouder Science Center – BSC
New Hall – NEW

Section Location
Agriculture BSC 116
Atmospheric Sci BSC 131
Biochem, Biomed, Biotech BSC 133
Biology BSC 227
Chemistry BSC 229
Conservation NEW 135
Geology NEW 133
Physics & Engineering NEW 134
Science Ed NEW 136
Social & Behavioral Sci NEW 132