On October 11, 2016, there will be a networking opportunity for CWIT, Meyerhoff undergraduate scholars, and PROMISE members from 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM to meet the 2016 ADVANCE Distinguished Lecture, featuring, Dr. Claudia Pearce, M.S., ’89 and Ph.D., ’94 and 2014 UMBC Alumna of the Year in COEIT. Dr. Pearce is currently Senior Computer Science Authority at NSA, a member of UMBC’s COEIT advisory board, and involved in collaborative research our CSEE faculty.
Event: Networking Opportunity with Dr. Claudia Pearce
Date: October 11, 2016
Time: 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM
Location: UMBC Campus, Commons 331
Members of the UMBC Community:
Please RSVP at http://my.umbc.edu/groups/advance/events/41572.
Members who are not part of the UMBC Community:
Please RSVP with your interest in attending in the comments section below.
This networking opportunty is part of her visit for the 2016 ADVANCE Distiguished Lecture later that day at 4:30 PM, a campus-wide talk on her career trajectory at 4:30pm in the Library Gallery followed by a reception. All are welcome to the afternoon event as she will share a personal story of perseverance in her educational, research, and career journey as a computer scientist. We are proud to incorporate this event into UMBC’s 50th Anniversary celebrations where she will deliver.