We encourage graduate students to take many opportunities to present their work and to become comfortable with presenting STEM content.
PROMISE will be participating in the Regional Research Symposium at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore on April 17, 2014. Please see the information below regarding the April conference at UMES:
PROMISE AGEP: Maryland Transformation (An AGEP-T Project) invites graduate students from universities within the University System of Maryland (USM: http://www.usmd.edu/institutions/) to participate in the Fifth Annual Regional Research Symposium, sponsored by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.
UMES REGIONAL RESEARCH SYMPOSIUM
Thursday, April 17, 2014
Student Services Center
University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Graduate students are invited to participate in one or both of the following ways:
1) Present research within the “Graduate Student” category
2) Serve as moderators within the “Undergraduate Student” category
Please visit UMES’ website for details: http://www.umes.edu/Symposium2014/Default.aspx?id=45811.
SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT:
Based on such great participation in the PROMISE Research Symposium at College Park on February 28, 2014, graduate students from the universities in Maryland have been given a short extension.
Please submit your abstract by Friday, March 7, 2014. This is the final deadline. Here is the link: http://www.umes.edu/Symposium2014/Form.aspx?ekfrm=45816
All attendees must register online.
If you are interested in being a moderator as part of your professional development, please contact Dr. Andrea Johnson, firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject “PROMISE AGEP: Moderator for UMES 2014 Symposium” and cc: email@example.com.
A bus will leave UMBC’s campus to travel to the Eastern Shore in the morning of April 17, 2014 and will return the same evening.
- DEPARTURE: Leave UMBC at 5:00 AM (arrive at UMES between 7:30 and 8:00 AM. The program begins at 8:00 AM)
- RETURN: Leave UMES by 5:00 PM (arrive at UMBC between 7:30 and 8:00 PM).
If you are interested in bus transportation, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the subject “Bus for UMES 2014.”
Last year at UMES:
Read the story of our PROMISE visit to UMES in 2013: https://promiseagep.wordpress.com/2013/04/20/promise-students-celebrate-new-umes-president-dr-juliette-bell-on-umes-campus/
Participation in this event is part of the PROMISE AGEP: Maryland Transportation (PROMISE AGEP-T) project. Our PROMISE AGEP-T promotes connections between universities in Maryland, professional development, and preparation for the professoriate.