Better Astronomy for a New Generation (BANG!) Seminar List: 01-Aug-2017 to 31-Dec-2017

All BANG Seminar are held at the PSC 1136 at 4:00-5:00pm unless otherwise noted.
Date: Mon 14-Aug-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Silverman (Samba TV, Data Scientist)
Title: From Astrophysics to Data Science
Date: Thu 14-Sep-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dana Louie (UMD)
Title: NSF EAPSI Fellowship and JSPS-Sponsored Research Opportunities
Date: Thu 21-Sep-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: various
Title: GRAD-MAP, AGN, and Equity and Inclusion in Astronomy
Date: Thu 28-Sep-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dr. Melissa Hayes-Gehrke (UMD)
Title: Lessons from the Carl Wieman Education Specialist Workshop
Date: Thu 05-Oct-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: various
Title: Jobs Panel: Applying for Postdoc and Faculty Positions in Astronomy

Date: Thu 12-Oct-2017
Time: 4:00-5:30pm
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: UMD Office of Diversity & Inclusion
Title: How to Have Crucial Diversity Conversations
Date: Thu 19-Oct-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dr. Susan Martin (UMD Program Director, PhD Career & Professional Development)
Title: TBD

About the BANG Seminar Series

The Astronomy Department's BANG Seminar (Better Astronomy for the New Generation) will feature speakers and discussions on issues of diversity and equity, career paths, and soft skills for astronomers. Please contact Erin or Stuart with any questions or suggestions for speakers.


Special accommodations for individuals with disabilities can be made by calling (301) 405-3001. It would be appreciated if we are notified at least one week in advance.


Directions and information about parking can be found here.


Information for faculty who are hosting a visiting speaker can be found here.

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