Abstracts Now Being Accepted for the 1st Annual USM LSAMP Fall Research Symposium, Dec 2, 2017 @ The University of Maryland, College Park

Undergraduate, community college, and graduate students within the University System of Maryland (USM) in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), are invited to submit abstracts for the USM LSAMP Fall 2017 Research Symposium, which will take place at the University of Maryland, College Park on Saturday, December 2, 2017   CALL FOR ABSTRACTS   ABSTRACT SUBMISSION FORM   REGISTRATION FORM   The 1st Annual University System … Continue reading Abstracts Now Being Accepted for the 1st Annual USM LSAMP Fall Research Symposium, Dec 2, 2017 @ The University of Maryland, College Park

LSAMP-UMBC SACNAS Delegation at National 2017 SACNAS Conference in Utah

Seven students, faculty, and staff from UMBC are at the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) conference in Salt Lake City this week. The students are participating in various activities throughout the conference such as the GEM GRADLab, and culturally-relevant science discussions with mentors. The Maryland delegation includes students from LSAMP and the board from the new SACNAS chapter on campus … Continue reading LSAMP-UMBC SACNAS Delegation at National 2017 SACNAS Conference in Utah

GEM GRAD Lab at the University of Maryland, College Park

Are you interested in pursuing an advanced degree in STEM? If so, please join us for a GEM GRAD Lab at the University of Maryland, College Park! Advanced registration is required.  REGISTER HERE Date: Saturday, October 21 Time: 9 AM – 5 PM Location: Kim Engineering Building on the campus of the University of Maryland, College Park Parking:  Parking is available in lot 11b on the campus map. You can … Continue reading GEM GRAD Lab at the University of Maryland, College Park

USRA Scholarship Award Program

The USRA Scholarship Award Program provides annual college scholarship awards to outstanding students who have shown a career interest in the physical sciences, engineering or life sciences with an emphasis on space research, space science education, or aerospace- related sciences or engineering. Four undergraduate scholarship awards are available in amounts of $4,000 each. Scholarships are awarded for one year only. All awards will be paid … Continue reading USRA Scholarship Award Program

University of Central Florida Graduate School and Summer Research Fair Opportunities

Are you interested in participating in an external summer research program?  Are you thinking of taking the next step into graduate school? Join the University of Central Florida online for Virtual Graduate School and Summer Research Program Virtual Fairs! You won’t want to miss out on this opportunity to speak with both Graduate School Recruiters and Summer Research Program Directors.   Virtual Fair Guide   … Continue reading University of Central Florida Graduate School and Summer Research Fair Opportunities

North Carolina Campus Visit Opportunity

 The Graduate School at North Carolina State University will host its “Fall Campus Visit” Program from November 12-14, 2017.  The Visit NC State Program is designed to offer prospective graduate students, and particularly those interested in pursuing a Ph.D., an opportunity to visit the campus, at no cost, to learn more about the current research of faculty and graduate students, and to experience the quality of the graduate programs. This … Continue reading North Carolina Campus Visit Opportunity

Job Opportunity with CARBICE Corporation in Atlanta, Georgia

 CARBICE Corporation is looking for an excellent recent engineering graduate with high energy and motivation. MEs preferred but EEs, ChMEs, and Materials students are also encouraged to apply.  If you are not planning to go to grad school right away and are interested in working for a successful start-up, please consider this position. The CEO, Dr. Baratunde Cola, has NSF SBIR funding, is an NSF Career … Continue reading Job Opportunity with CARBICE Corporation in Atlanta, Georgia

2017 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) November 1 – 4, 2017 Phoenix, AZ

All the students of LSAMP and LSAMP-BD are invited to submit an abstract to the ABRCMS annual conference in Phoenix, Arizona to share research.   The 2017 Conference: http://www.abrcms.org/ Full call for papers: http://www.abrcms.org/index.php/present-at-abrcms/submit-an-abstract Several NSF USM LSAMP-BD Fellows, LSAMP and Meyerhoff fellows have participated in ABRCMS before. To make plans for ABRCMS 2017: Abstract submission deadline 9/8/17: The student paper submission will be open for a few … Continue reading 2017 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) November 1 – 4, 2017 Phoenix, AZ

Preparation for Graduate School: Summer Horizons. June 30, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity

UMBC will host the Summer Horizons 2017 program for undergraduate students and others who are interested in learning more about graduate school admission, particularly in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields. The 3-hour workshop will feature sessions on the application timeline, GRE, Statement of Purpose, Recommendation Letters, and other topics related to preparing for graduate school.  There will be a panel hosted by current graduate students, and … Continue reading Preparation for Graduate School: Summer Horizons. June 30, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity

LSAMP Undergraduate Summer Bridging Conference & Math Institute: Aug. 17-18, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity @NSF_EHR

The University System of Maryland’s Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) Program is proud to celebrate SUCCESS 2017, a pipeline professional development program. As part of SUCCESS 2017, the USM LSAMP program is sponsoring two specific events for undergraduate students this summer, and is a partner in a third event that includes graduate students: Part I: The LSAMP Summer Bridging Conference (Thursday, August 17, … Continue reading LSAMP Undergraduate Summer Bridging Conference & Math Institute: Aug. 17-18, 2017 #ThinkBigDiversity @NSF_EHR