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Annual Networking Reception, Dinner, and Resource Fair

September 5, 2017 - 5:00pm to 7:00pm
Location: Colony Ballroom, 2203 Stamp
Hosted by The Graduate School, Office of Graduate Diversity and Inclusion (OGDI)
Doors open at 5:00pm - Limited seating - RSVP required by August 30, 2017
RSVP Required: https://go.umd.edu/2017gsdiversity

Contact Christopher Perez for additional information: cperez6@umd.edu

 

Diverse graduate students from all fields and disciplines are 
invited to attend this networking reception with a catered dinner.
(All graduate students are invited to RSVP) 

• Build a cohort of support with new and returning graduate students.
• Network with a community of scholars and professionals who will
   share valuable campus resources.
• Learn about other campus events and initiatives for diverse graduate
   students.
• Connect and collaborate with people outside your department.
• Provide feedback on diversity and inclusion initiatives for
   graduate students.
 
Doors open at 5:00pm - Limited seating
RSVP required by August 30, 2017

RSVP Required.  We have reached capacity for this event.  If you would like to be considered for the waitlist, please contact Christopher Perez directly: cperez6@umd.edu

Contact Office of Graduate Diversity and Inclusion Associate Director Christopher Perez for additional information: cperez6@umd.edu

Event Agenda:

5:00 PM : Guest Sign-in, Name Badge, and Resource Fair (see confirmed resource fair participants below)
5:30 PM : Formal Welcome by Dean of the Graduate School, Jeffrey Franke and Associate Director of OGDI, Christopher Perez
5:40 PM : Performance by Anna Mwalagho, Performing Artist/ Entertainer
6:00 PM : Buffet Dinner Served
Menu : 
~Salad~ Mixed Green Salad (Mixed Greens with Sliced Cucumber and Cherry Tomatoes, Carrots.  
Choice of Herb Champagne Dressing or Buttermilk Ranch Dressing)
Rolls and Butter
~Entree~ Pan Roasted Chicken
~Vegan Sides~ Wild Mushroom Risotto, Medley of Seasonal Grilled Vegetables
Iced Tea & Iced Water

6:00 - 7:00 PM : Networking Activities

Confirmed Resource Fair Participants:

 

Contact Information

The Graduate School, University of Maryland

2123 Lee Building
7809 Regents Drive
College Park, MD 20742
301-405-3644
gradschool@umd.edu