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: Dawn of a New Era: Your Career After Graduate School
Date: Thu 26-Oct-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dr. Erin Kara (UMD)
Title: Lessons from the Alan Alda Science Communication Workshop

Date: Thu 02-Nov-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Stuart Vogel (UMD)
Title: Bullying in astronomy
Date: Thu 09-Nov-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker:
Title: No seminar

Date: Thu 16-Nov-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: TBD
Title: TBD

Date: Thu 30-Nov-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: TBD
Title: TBD

Date: Thu 07-Dec-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: TBD
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:

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 PARKING

Directions and information about parking can be found here.

INFORMATION FOR HOSTS

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

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