Day 3


Thursday, September 28

All events take place at the Lurie Engineering Center (LEC) (1221 Beal Ave) unless indicated otherwise.

7:45 am – 8:30 am  Continental breakfast at Masco Commons
8:30 am – 8:50 am  Opening Remarks:  Tierra Bills
8:50 am -9:00 am  Move to Breakout Session One or Two (Teams Maize and Blue)
9:00 am – 10:00 am   Workshops:
 Breakout Session One (Team Maize)
 Developing Your Teaching Philosophy 
 -or-
 Breakout Session Two (Team Blue)
 Building a Research Program
10:00 am – 10:15 am  Break (Presenters Move)
10:15 am – 11:15 am  Workshops:
 Breakout Session One (Team Blue)
 Developing Your Teaching Philosophy
 -or-
 Breakout Session Two (TeamMaize)
 Building a Research Program
11:15 am – 11:30 am Break
11:30 am – 12:30 pm

The Institution and Me

Presenters: Jennifer Lindermann and Ariella Shikanov

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

 Lunch

Alternative Careers in Academia

Presenters:  Laura Alford and Cindy Finelli

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

How To Promote Yourself

Presenter:  Oscar Dubon

3:00 pm – 3:15 pm  Break
3:15 pm – 4:15 pm The Calling to Academia (Speed Networking)
4:15 pm – 4:30 pm  Break: Participants board UM buses to the hotel
6:30 pm – 7:15 pm   Networking Reception – Kensington Hotel – Grand Foyer
7:15 pm – 9:00 pm 

 Dinner (Kensington Hotel – Grand Ballroom I) 

Mistress of Ceremonies and Greetings: Mary-Ann Mycek

Keynote Address: “Intersectionality, Collaboration, and Career Progression”
Speaker:  Gilda Barabino