A Centennial Celebration: Envisioning the Future of Graduate Education at Maryland
March 27, 2019, 11:45 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.,
Grand Ballroom (Room 1206), Stamp Union
Please note: Attendees are asked to arrive at 11:45 A.M. as event will start promptly at 12:00 P.M.
Welcome by President Wallace Loh
Dr. Brit Kirwan, Chancellor Emeritus, University System of Maryland: The History of Graduate Education at Maryland
Dr. Alan I. Leshner, CEO Emeritus, American Association for the Advancement of Science: Critical Steps Toward Modernizing Graduate Education
Reflecting on the Past, Preparing for the Future: Table Discussions (Moderated by Associate Deans of Graduate Education)
Panel Discussion: Innovation in Graduate Education at Maryland
- Dr. Bonnie Thornton Dill, Dean of Arts and Humanities
- Dr. Kimberly Griffin, Associate Professor, College of Education
- Amy E. Gardner, Clinical Professor, Architecture
- Amy Steele, Graduate Student, Astronomy Department
The Centennial Celebration will be held at Stamp Union's Grand Ballroom. For any specific questions, please contact Amanda Strausser (301-405-6732).
Address: Stamp Union, 3792 Campus Drive, College Park, MD 20742 (Turn by turn direction can be found here.)
Parking: Union Lane Garage - Located between the Adele H. Stamp Student Union Center for Campus Life and Cole Field House. Hours of operation, as a pay station area, are 7:00a.m. to midnight daily. Current rates at this facility are $3.00 per hour. Due to on-campus construction, an extra 20 minutes is recommended to navigate to the garage.
Recommended Hotel: The Hotel (UMD Campus)