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The I-DISC Graduate Student Forum will discuss topics of interest to graduate students doing research related to data and computation. This forum aims to foster an interdisciplinary platform and is open to all graduate students from all disciplines and colleges. 

Learn more about I-DISC, meet students from other departments, and hear a few experts give short talks that can help you with your research and career.

Graduate Student Forum
March 3, 12:00-1:30pm BC210

Friday, March 3, 2023

Lunch will be provided
Venue: Building C Room 210

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Invited speakers from Lockheed Martin will talk about technical aptitudes, communications, organization, leadership qualities that graduate students should work to cultivate.

Q&A session

Registration required by Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Friday, April 29, 2022

Breakfast will be provided
Venue: Building C Room 210

Registration required. Register here > 


  • "Meet & Greet" opportunity to connect with graduate students from all disciplines and colleges.
  • Hear from a recent PhD graduate, Dave Braun, PhD '20 (Psychology), currently working on the Nano-Human Interface Initiative as a postdoctoral fellow.
  • Ali Erk, Center for Career and Professional Development for Graduate Student will talk about the resources available through their office, focusing on resources for graduates from a data and/or computational background.