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Graduate Experience, Achievements & Research Symposium

March 27, 2019

University Center Ballroom, 3rd floor


The mission of GEARS is to provide a platform for students to showcase their creative achievements, present research accomplishments, and share their experiences with peers. GEARS aims to provide a friendly atmosphere to promote collaboration, improve communication skills, and to celebrate the hard work of UMBC graduate students. We hope you will join us on March 27, 2019! 

Noteworthy events for this year’s symposium include:

  • Achievement Visuals- posters, artwork, videos, showcases, and more!
  • 3 Minute Thesis Competition
  • The Gritty Talks: short TED-like talk for Graduate Students
  • Campus Resource Fair
  • Interviewing Skills Workshop
  • Social Hour
  • PowerPoint Roulette