Student Opportunities

TECHNICAL PROGRAM STUDENT ASSISTANTS
Technical Program Student Assistants assist session co-chairs run a smooth session at the Conference. Student Assistants will receive compensation for each session they are assisting with. Students will be assigned sessions based on preferred topic, availability, and the order in which the requests are received. 

STUDENTS & YOUNG PROFESSIONALS NETWORKING RECEPTION
This event is designed for all students, young professionals and other conference attendees to meet and network. It is a great opportunity for the established professionals in the industry to meet with students & young professional attendees to share ideas and vision of the industry.

WOMEN OF WASTE MANAGEMENT PANEL & NETWORKING RECEPTION
Anyone interested in diversity in our industry should attend the Women of Waste Management Panel & Networking Reception. This program consists of a panel of leading women from diverse backgrounds to share their ideas on how female leadership is increasing in today’s dynamic, communication-rich environment. A networking session will follow after the panel concludes.

ROY G. POST FOUNDATION GOLF TOURNAMENT
The Roy G. Post Foundation Benefit Golf Tournament is held annually preceding the WM Conference. Funds raised through the tournament are directed toward scholarships for students pursuing an education in nuclear waste management and provide assistance for students to attend the conference each year. For more information about the Golf Tournament, please visit www.roygpost.org

Why Should you Participate in the Golf Tournament?

-  A great networking opportunity with professionals in the industry on a great course in an informal setting

-  Complimentary Golf Registration

Please note that space is limited.  Students are responsible for their own transportation to-and-from the golf course.

STUDENT ASSISTANT AT THE GOLF COURSE
Students participating or not participating in the Golf Tournament may sign up to assist at the Registration Desk during the golf tournament. 

Please contact Selly Soetarso at selly@wmarizona.org for more information.