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April Lunch in the Lounge: Dr. Freeman Hrabowski

Come out on April 23rd for conversation and pizza!

Monday, April 23, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Library and Gallery, Albin O. Kuhn : 216M
Join us on April 23rd, 2018 in the Honors College Lounge during free hour for conversation and pizza with UMBC's own Dr. Freeman Hrabowski!

Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski, President of UMBC (University of Maryland, Baltimore County) since 1992, is a consultant on science and math education to national agencies, universities, and school systems. He was named by President Obama to chair the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans. He also chaired the National Academies’ committee that produced the report, Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America’s Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads (2011). His 2013 TED talk highlights the “Four Pillars of College Success in Science.”

Named one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by TIME (2012) and one of America’s Best Leaders by U.S. News & World Report (2008), he also received TIAA-CREF’s Theodore M. Hesburgh Award for Leadership Excellence (2011), the Carnegie Corporation’s Academic Leadership Award (2011), and the Heinz Award (2012) for contributions to improving the “Human Condition.” 

FREE Pizza and refreshments (including cookies) to the first 30 students to RSVP below. 
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