February 18-21, 2021

The APS National Mentoring Community (NMC) Conference is organized in partnership with the National Society for Black Physicists, the National Society for Hispanic Physicists, and Oklahoma State University. The NMC Conference will include:

  • Plenary talks on mentoring and physics research
  • Panels and workshops on mentoring best practices
  • Career workshops and panels
  • Undergraduate research experiences and graduate schools fair
  • Networking opportunities
  • And much more

Registration discounts are offered to registered NMC Mentors and Mentees. Learn more about how to become a mentor or mentee here.

All NMC Conference participants are expected to abide by the Code of Conduct for APS Meetings.

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NMC Conference 2020

The American Physical Society National Mentoring Community (NMC) is an effort by APS to increase the number of physics degrees earned by underrepresented minority students, defined by the project as African Americans, Hispanic Americans, and Indigenous Peoples.

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Kenton and Amy Brown