Activities

Please check below for selected activities in our 2021 REU program

Regular Internal Meetings on Research Progress

  • Daily research progress discussion with mentor and RA for each team
  • Daily research progress discussion with external collaborator for each team
  • Weekly research progress discussion for both teams

Internal Discussions and Activities

  • 06/21/2021: Attending PhD thesis presentation and discuss it afterward
  • 06/28/2021-06/29/2021: Graduate school preparation and academic integrity
  • 06/30/2021: Paper writing and publishing
  • 07/01/2021: Explaining LaTex and Overleaf

Invited Talks from UMBC Leaders

  • 06/15/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Vandana Janeja, Chair, Information Systems Department, UMBC
  • 06/24/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Keith J Bowman, Dean, College of Engineering and Information Technology, UMBC
  • 06/25/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, President, UMBC
  • 06/28/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Janet C. Rutledge, Vice Provost and Dean of the Graduate School, UMBC
  • 07/09/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Karl Steiner, Vice President for Research, UMBC
  • 07/13/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Animikh Biswas, Chair, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences, UMBC
  • 07/15/2021: Invited talk from Dr. William R. LaCourse, Dean, College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences, UMBC
  • 07/15/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Erin Lavik, Associate Dean for Research, College of Engineering and Information Technology, UMBC

Invited Talks on Professional Development Activities

  • 07/22/2021: Invited talk from Dr. John Lindemon, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory: Experiences Sharing on Part-Time PhD Student
  • 07/23/2021: Invited talk from Ms. Rachel Bachman, UMBC Career Center: Job Interview and Graduate School Preparation
  • 07/26/2021: Invited talk from Dr. Kenneth Baron, Assistant Vice Provost for Academic Advising Student Success, UMBC

Other External Activities