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A Seat at the Table: Stories and lessons from UMD alumni is a new series featuring alumni from the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences at the University of Maryland, representing an array of industries and organizations. This series focuses on what it means to have a "seat at the table?" How does one get there? Who are your table guests? And how do you use your voice and influence within your organization once at the table? Through this program, we highlight BSOS alumni in mid to senior positions and learn from their leadership and personal experiences. This month's program feature Women in Data and Social Science. 

Featured Alumnae Panelists:

  • Amber Sprenger, PhD (PSYC) Lead Social Behavioral Scientist, The MITRE Corporation

  • Anu Swatantran, PhD (GEOG) Corteva Laureate & Principal Investigator, Remote Sensing Data Science

  • Jingli Yang, PhD (GEOG) Chief Executive Officer, Earth Resources Technology, Inc. (ERT, Inc.)


Moderated by Dr. Jean McGloin, Professor in the Department of Criminology and Criminal Justice at the University of Maryland and Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Education in the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences.  

Cost: FREE
This event is sponsored by the BSOS Alumni Chapter Board

RSVP by 3-10-2021

Please share your questions on the registration form.

You will be muted upon joining the Zoom meeting. We ask that you please remain muted and join without video. You will have the opportunity to submit questions using the chat function. 

For questions about A Seat at the Table monthly series or about this specific event, please contact Jenny Kilberg, director of alumni and donor relations at jkilberg [at] umd [dot] edu

Seat at the table