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Women in Engineering's 2018 WIE DREAM Conference

WIE DREAM Conference

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The Women in Engineering (WIE) Program at the University of Maryland invites
high school and community college students
to the:

2018 WIE DREAM Conference

The mission of WIE is to recruit, retain and advance women in engineering, and this conference provides 500 high school and community college students with the opportunity to explore the innovations and applications of engineering. It is also a unique chance to learn about the

A. James Clark School of Engineering and the University of Maryland

**Special Note: WIE DREAM Conference participants who apply and are accepted to the University of Maryland's A. James Clark School of Engineering are eligible to apply for a DREAM Scholarship valued at up to $2,500!
 

WIE DREAM Conference
(Developing Revolutionary Engineers and Mentors) 

Saturday, March 10, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 

Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland, College Park

Cost: FREE!*
*with gratitude to our corporate sponsors!

 
 
2018 WIE DREAM Conference Corporate Sponsors
 

Gigabyte Sponsors

 
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Megabyte Sponsors 

 

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Kilobyte Sponsors

 

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Schedule at a Glance - WIE DREAM Conference - Saturday, March 10, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.         Registration

9:30 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.         Opening Plenary

10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.     Session I

10:55 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.     Session II

11:50 a.m. - 12:50 p.m.     Lunch and TED-Style Talks 

1:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.         Session III

2:00 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.         Dessert and Closing Ceremony
 

Sessions will cover topics ranging from the Engineering Student Experience, to DREAM Jobs, to Navigating the Transfer Student Process, to Examining Engineering Disciplines.    

To Register:

Registration is required for attendance. Space is limited!   

High School Students, please register here

Community College Students and Educators, please register here. 

Want to Volunteer? 

We are seeking volunteers to help on the day of the event! If you are interested in volunteering, please register here.  

Volunteers are asked to serve for the entirety of a shift. Food will be available to you during your shift. Shift details:
Full Day - 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Half Day - 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 
Half Day - 12:00 pm. - 4:00 p.m. 

As thanks for volunteering, all volunteers will receive a WIE DREAM Conference Volunteer T-shirt.  

*Please note that volunteers must be affiliated (current student, alumni, staff, faculty, etc) with the University of Maryland. If you are not affiliated with the University and wish to volunteer, please contact Becky at rzonies@umd.edu. If you are not affiliated with the University and register to volunteer without speaking to WIE staff first, WIE reserves the right to cancel your volunteer registration (we will contact you before doing so). Thank you for your cooperation.

Directions and Parking:

You will recieve an email with detailed directions and parking information prior to the event. You are also welcome to visit the Stamp Student Union's Directions webpage. Once on campus, park for free in Lot 1. Campus parking maps and apps are available here.

WIE Dream Conference Audience

For more information, contact:

Becky Kenemuth
Women in Engineering Program
Phone: 301-405-3283
Email: rzonies@umd.edu

If you are interested in being a sponsor, please view our Sponsorship Opportunities [pdf] or contact Becky Kenemuth for additional information.

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