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Eminent Scholar Lecture Series

2017 Series

All lectures are held in the Advanced Visualization Auditorium (CMC 147) with a reception and light refreshments.


Here is the slate of Eminent Scholars scheduled for Spring 2017.  As more information is available, this page will be updated.

Robin Coger

January 13, 2017  1:30 to 3:00 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:00 PM
"Transforming Research: A Perspective"

Robin Coger, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Engineering
North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro



Louis Martin-Vega

January 27, 2017  1:30 to 3:30 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:00 PM
"Engineering Research and Education; Past, Present and Future Perspectives"

Louis A. Martin-Vega, Ph.D.
Dean of Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh



Liesl Folks

February 3, 2017  2:00 to 3:30 PM  Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM
"Growing Diversity and Inclusion in STEM Disciplines; What will it take?

Liesl Folks, Ph.D.
Dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
University of Buffalo, The State University of New York



darrell pines

March 31, 2017 2:00 to 3:30 PM Light Refreshments at 1:30 PM
"Evolving to a New Normal in Engineering Education"

Darryll Pines, Ph.D.
Nariman Farvardin Professor and Dean
A. James Clark School of Engineering
University of Maryland, College Park


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