Graduate Student Scholars | Funding Search Strategies for Graduate Students of Color

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
5th Floor Lounge | Goodell Hall | UMass Amherst
This event will provide tips and tools to effectively search for national fellowship programs designed to support graduate students of color. We’ll also discuss how to craft a compelling personal statement, which is often a required application component.

ISSR/CSSI Seminar | "Using the Crowd" Mixer

Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Computer Science Building | UMass Amherst
Crowdsourcing and "Using the Crowd" poses many interesting questions as both a social scientific and computational phenomenon. This by-application-only Mixer event on ‘Using the Crowd’ aims to catalyze dialogue and cooperation across many fields and disciplines at UMass Amherst, to discuss the opportunities and challenges of using the crowd.