Keynote Address: Dr. Freeman Hrabowski III

The 2012-2013 SNMA-MAPS Board with Dr. Hrabowski (center): from left to right, Luyi Adesanya, Semi Ajibola, Victoria Sun, Tolu Rosanwo, Sara Muralles, Jazmine Johnson, Chijioke Ikonte Jr., Don Ho, Quincy John.

The 2012-2013 SNMA-MAPS Board with Dr. Hrabowski (center): from left to right, Luyi Adesanya, Semi Ajibola, Victoria Sun, Tolu Rosanwo, Sara Muralles, Jazmine Johnson, Chijioke Ikonte Jr., Don Ho, Quincy John.

Thank you to all who attended SNMA-MAPS’s Keynote Address with speaker Dr. Freeman Hrabowski III. Dr. Hrabowski’s talk featured education reform in the STEM fields for under-represented groups. Hrabowski has been the President of the University of Maryland Baltimore County since 1992. Time magazine has named Hrabowski one of “The 10 Best College Presidents” and “The 100 Most Influential People in the World.” He also serves as the chair of President Obama’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence.

The talk was held at the Law School Auditorium.

The talk was held at the Law School Auditorium.

Dr. Hrabowski also answered questions from the audience about female science faculty and how science students can build a strong basic foundation of knowledge.
Dr. Hrabowski also answered questions from the audience about female science faculty and how science students can build a strong basic foundation of knowledge.

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