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

All BANG Seminar are held at the PSC 1136 at 4:00-5:00pm unless otherwise noted.
Date: Thu 16-Feb-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Maggie McAdam & Shreya Anand (UMD)
Title: Allyship in the classroom: a workshop
Date: Thu 23-Feb-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: N/A
Title: No Seminar - CMNS Teaching & Learning Center event

Date: Thu 02-Mar-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Brian Morsony (UMD)
Title: Case Studies in Effective Mentoring: Responding to an Unhelpful Mentor
Date: Thu 16-Mar-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Laura Blecha (UMD)
Title: Why Science is Political
Date: Thu 30-Mar-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: William Sedlacek
Title: TBA

Date: Thu 13-Apr-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dr. Philip Graff (APL)
Title: TBA
Date: Thu 20-Apr-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Kory Kreimeyer (FDA)
Title: Data Science at the FDA
Date: Thu 27-Apr-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dr. Hannah Krug (Holton-Arms School)
Title: Going Back to High School: Astronomy PhD to Independent School Teacher
Date: Thu 04-May-2017
Location: PSC 1136
Speaker: Dr. Alexis Williams (UMD TLTC)
Title: TBA

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 Laura, Erin, Ashlee, 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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