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  • 2016 Dissertation House at UMBC

    Tue, Jul 5, 2016 at 9:00 AM - Fri, Jul 8, 2016 at 5:00 PM
    The Summer 2016 Dissertation House is coming to UMBC (July 5, 2016 to July 8, 2016)!  Students who participate in this program will spend each day thinking, writing, and sharing ideas about their...
    Posted: March 23, 2016 2:43 PM
  • Writing Workshop

    Wed, Jul 6, 2016 at 8:00 AM - Thu, Jul 7, 2016 at 5:00 PM
    The PROMISE AGEP team will be hosting a writing workshop from July 6, 2016 - July 7, 2016. We will be offering a room where attendees can work at ease on their writing. We will also offering two...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 10:18 AM
  • Understanding Impact Factor

    Writing for Publication Mini Lecture
    Wednesday, July 6, 2016 at 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Did you know that journal articles are ranked? Find out about the rankings and ratings of various journals.  Professor Kevin Omland, author of more than 50 publications, provides his...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 10:20 AM
  • Avoid the False Demon of Perfection

    Writing for Publication Mini Lecture
    Thursday, July 7, 2016 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Dr. Kevin Omland (UMBC Professor of Biology), presents two seminar for graduate students, postdocs, and faculty on July 6, 2016 - July 7 , 2016 at UMBC, Commons, Room 331 Sometimes, trying to be...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 10:33 AM
  • Aspirational CV

    Create your CV using the aspirational CV approach!
    Friday, July 8, 2016 at 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    Come and learn how to construct your curriculum vitae by using the "Aspirational CV" approach!  Unlike the traditional approach in creating your curriculum vitae based on your past experiences,...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 10:56 AM
  • Mirror the Mentor

    Deconstructing recommendations, structuring advancement
    Friday, July 8, 2016 at 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    Mirror the Mentor This session will discuss mentoring tools for faculty as a means to inform graduate students and postdocs about the mentoring process, and how to move through the process as...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 11:02 AM
  • Summer Horizons

    Be prepared for graduate school
    Friday, July 15, 2016 at 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    UMBC will host the annual Summer Horizons program for undergraduate students and others who are interested in learning more about graduate school admission, particularly in Science, Technology,...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 11:33 AM
  • USM 2016 Dissertation House at SSI

    Thu, Aug 18, 2016 at 5:00 PM - Fri, Aug 19, 2016 at 12:00 AM
    University System of Maryland (USM) Dissertation House at the PROMISE Summer Success Institute – August 18-19, 2016 UMBC and PROMISE Maryland’s AGEP are sponsoring a...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 12:24 PM
  • Summer Success Institute

    #ThinkBigDiversity #PathwaysToThePrize
    Saturday, August 20, 2016 at 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    The 2016 PROMISE Summer Success Institute will be held on Saturday, August 20, 2016, with a Dissertation House component on Thursday, August 18 and Friday, August 19. The event will be held at The...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 1:05 PM
  • TA Training/Orientation: Teaching and Learning Workshop

    New TA? Or interested in being a TA or in teaching?
    Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
    All new Teaching Assistants, and  all graduate students who are interested in teaching (during or after graduate school) should plan to attend this orientation session.  This session is part of...
    Posted: May 20, 2016 2:47 PM