Tour of Air Force Research Laboratory & Research Presentations (FREE day-trip)

Learn more about internships and careers at the Air Force Research Laboratory.  AFRL Scientists will lead us on tours of various laboratory facilitates, includingan anechoic chamber, lasers, and optics.  Free box lunch will be provided. After lunch, we will attend research presentations by AFRL Scientists and Summer Scholars.

This event is free for UNM undergraduates. Specific coursework or prior work experience is not necessary. This event is especially great for first- and second-year students who are interested in exploring different STEM disciplines and learning more about student research/internships.


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Tentative Schedule: 

8 AM – 9 AM – Travel to AFRL, Go Through Security

9 AM – 12 PM – Tour Laboratory Facilitates

12 PM – 1 PM – Free Box Lunch Provided

1 PM – 3 PM – Research Presentations

3 PM – 4 PM – Travel Back to UNM Main Campus


We can only take US citizens on this trip. You will work with Tara Hackel and AFRL Staff to obtain Building Passes 3 weeks prior to the event. Students will need a government-issued photo ID, such as a driver's license, to verify citizenship.


Please contact Tara Hackel with any questions related to the event at or 505-277-0417.


Registration Deadline: Jul 8, 2015

Event Details

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Instructor: AFRL Scientists
Who can attend: UNM undergraduate students
Meet at: EDUC 212
Location: Air Force Research Laboratory
What to bring: government or state photo id
Days: Wednesday
Type: Conference

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