Symposium: Humanities beyond the Academy

February 28, 2019
9:00 - 6:00 PM
Tawes Hall

Schedule of Events

9:30 AM: Breakfast and networking

10:00 AM - 11:30 AM: UMD Faculty Panel featuring Merle Collins, Janelle Wong, and Jason Nichols

11:45 AM - 1:00 PM: Georgetown University Reinvent PhD Panel

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM: Lunch

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM: 
Session A: Igniting New Conversations: Discussing Career Paths with Mentors and Mentees
Session B: Basic Business Skills for Humanities Scholars: Quick Tips on Building Budgets, Grant Writing, and Public Relations

4:00 PM - 5:15 PM (Ulrich Recital Hall):
Keynote Speaker Dr. Gregory Laski: "Imagining the Humanities Public: Literature, History, and the Trade Trade Gap"

For more information contact: DeLisa D. Hawkes (