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Graduate Experience, Achievements & Research Symposium



Due to COVID-19, we will be conducting GEARS virtually for the academic year 2020 – 2021

Ideathon event will be conducted on 9th April 2021

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Introduction Session Gears 2021

Session with Scott Morgan 04/02/2021

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 at the event! 

Noteworthy events for this year’s symposium include:

  • Student Visuals, Art Showcase
  • Graduate Achievements Presentations
  • 3 Minute Thesis Competition
  • The Gritty Talks: short TED-like talk for Graduate Students
  • Social Hour
  • PowerPoint Roulette