PROMISE: Maryland's AGEP

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March 2013 Seminars for Graduate Students in Maryland (UMBC, UMB, UMCP)

In Dissertation Completion, Grad Student Success Seminar, Graduate Student Professional Development, Ph.D. Completion Project, PROMISE: Maryland's AGEP on February 26, 2013 at 10:50 AM

March 6, 2013, 12:00 – 1:00 PM, Physics Building, Room 401, UMBC

Marketing for Scientists: How to Shine in Tough Times

This information is relevant for all disciplines!
WORKSHOP/TRAINING · On Campus : Physics 401 ·
Event hosts: The Physics Graduate Student Association.
Speaker: Dr. Marc Kushner of NASA
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March 7, 2013, 7:30 AM (BREAKFAST MEET-UP) – 12:30 PM, UMB (Downtown Baltimore)
Event hosts for breakfast “meet-up,” PROMISE at UMB
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March 13, 2013, 1:00 – 2:00 PM, Library 7th Floor, UMBC
Grad Students: Meet UMBC’s President, Dr. Freeman Hrabowski

UMBC’s President will discuss “Pathways to Leadership”
LECTURE/DISCUSSION · On Campus : Library Open Area, 7th Floor ·
Each year, UMBC’s President, Dr. Freeman Hrabowski takes time out of his schedule for graduate students.  This year, Dr. Hrabowski will discuss pathways to leadership.
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March 29, 2013, 2:00-4:00 pm, Ulrich Recital Hall, Tawes Hall, UM College Park
DISSERTATION AND THESIS TIME MANAGEMENT
Marcia Marinelli, Director, Learning Assistance Service, Counseling Center, University of Maryland

Feb. 2013 Activities for Graduate Students and Postdocs

In Dissertation Completion, Grad Student Success Seminar, Graduate Student Professional Development, Ph.D. Completion Project, PROMISE: Maryland's AGEP on February 5, 2013 at 11:52 AM

Events at UMBC:

Speakers: PROMISE and Meyerhoff alumni: Dr. Kenneth Gibbs, Dr. Brooke Coley, and Dr. LaTese Briggs

4:30 PM, UMBC AOK Library, 7th Floor, Room 767

MyUMBC RSVP and information: http://my.umbc.edu/groups/promise/events/15728

 

 

Speaker: Dr. Ralph Pollack

UMBC Library, 7th Floor

MyUMBC RSVP and information: http://my.umbc.edu/groups/training/events/13724

 

 

Honoree: UMBC’s President, Dr. Freeman Hrabowski

 

  • Toastmasters Provides Preparation for Presentations, WEDNESDAY, Feb. 13, 2013

Facilitator: Dr. Judith K. Pollack (This is a DEMO meeting to gauge interest. Twenty people or more are needed to validate this event.)

MyUMBC RSVP and information: http://my.umbc.edu/groups/promise/events/16388

 

Speaker: Dr. Wendy Carter-Veale, PROMISE Dissertation Coach

10:00 AM – 12 Noon, Public Policy Building, Room 206

MyUMBC RSVP and information: http://my.umbc.edu/groups/promise/events/16380

 

Speaker: Barrett Whitener, Professional Voice-over Artist

12:30 – 2:30 PM, Public Policy Building, Room 206

MyUMBC RSVP and information: http://my.umbc.edu/groups/promise/events/16381

 

 

Students who are from schools other than UMBC may RSVP for the Thesis/Dissertation seminar, and the “Radio Research” workshop here: http://promiseagep.wordpress.com/2013/02/04/feb-23-2013-special-saturday-success-seminars-thesisdissertation-completion-radio-research/.

 

These events are free.

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Events at UM College Park:

Speaker: Spencer A. Benson, Center for Teaching Excellence, University of Maryland
2:00-4:00 pm, Ulrich Recital Hall, Tawes Hall