St. Mary’s Seminary & University is pleased to announce
The 2018 Carroll Lecture
Thursday, April 12th, 2018 | 7:30 pm | Laubacher Hall
Speaker: Dr. Freeman Hrabowski III
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.”
For more about Dr. Hrabowski, see https://president.umbc.edu/.
This event is free and open to the public.
Registration is requested: 2018carrolllecture.eventbrite.com
Co-sponsored by the
Central Maryland Ecumenical Council and St. Mary’s Ecumenical Institute
stmarys.edu/ei • 410.864.4202 • 5400 Roland Avenue • Baltimore, MD 21210