UWM Graduate Diversity & Inclusion McNair Virtual Visit Day

Date: Friday, June 26, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Where: Wherever you are…

On Friday, June 26, 2020 the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) Graduate School will host its annual UWM Graduate Diversity & Inclusion McNair Visit Day, virtually! This is a fantastic opportunity for McNair Scholars– prospective graduate students– to learn about UWM’s graduate application process, funding opportunities, and life as a graduate student at our R1 University. Scholars are encouraged to complete a virtual campus tour ahead of the visit day as well as reach out to their graduate program of interest to learn more about graduate research and education at UWM.

 

Check out all UWM has to offer through our virtual campus tour

Agenda

  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:25 a.m. Welcome
    • Provost, Dr. Johannes Britz: Opening Comments
    • Graduate School Dean, Dr. Marija Gajdardziska-Josifovska: Introduction to McNair Visit Day
    • Graduate Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator, Dana-Maria Baldwin: Greetings to McNair Attendees

  • 9:30 a.m. – 10:25 a.m. McNair Alum in Graduate School
    • Graduate Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator, Dana-Maria Baldwin: McNair Alumni Panel (9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.)
    • Live Q&A (10:00 a.m. – 10:25 a.m.)

  • 10:30 a.m. – 11:25 a.m. Becoming a UWM Graduate Student
    • Graduate Education Recruiter, Elizabeth Farrow: How to Apply to Grad School with Q&A (10:30 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.)
    • Graduate Diversity & Inclusion Coordinator, Dana-Maria Baldwin: Graduate School Funding (10:55 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.)

  • 11:25 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Closing
    • Chancellor, Dr. Mark Mone: Closing Remarks

    If you are interested in setting up a meeting with a representative from a prospective graduate program please refer to the Graduate Representative List to find a contact and either call or email to schedule an appointment. Note: Please also include the Graduate Representative Support Staff on your email; you can find the Support Staff by clicking on the tabs at the top of the chart.

    For more information about the UWM Graduate Diversity & Inclusion McNair Virtual Visit Day, please contact the UWM Graduate Diversity & Inclusion Office or email us at dbaldwin@uwm.edu [Subject: McNair Visit Day].

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