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Workshop on Graduate and Postgraduate STEM Training for the 21st Century

Thursday, September 20, 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm EDT

Agenda

1:30 to 3:00 p.m. Public forum on recent National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Reports on Graduate and Postgraduate STEM Training:

  • “Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century”
  • “The Next Generation of Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences Researchers: Breaking Through”

3:15 to 4:15 p.m. Panel on Biosciences Training with Area Educational Leaders

3:15 to 4:15 p.m. Discussion with Postdocs and Graduate Students on Current Issues Faced

4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Reception and Networking

Special Guests

  • Mary Sue Coleman, U-M President Emerita and Association of American Universities President, Committee Member for Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century
  • Ron Daniels, Johns Hopkins University President, Committee Chair for The Next Generation of Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences Researchers: Breaking Through
  • Lida Beninson, Study Director, The Next Generation of Biomedical and Behavioral Sciences Researchers: Breaking Through
  • Layne Scherer, Study Director, Graduate STEM Education for the 21st Century

Pre-registration required at myumi.ch/J2M4e.

Details

Date:
Thursday, September 20
Time:
1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
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Venue

Palmer Commons
100 Washtenaw Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109 United States
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Rackham Graduate School will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 21. We will return at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, November 26. During the holiday, there will be no processing of application materials and no updates to your Wolverine Access account. After we reopen, there will be a delay in processing application materials. Thank you for your patience as we process the high volume of materials.