Underrepresented Minorities and Persons with Disabilities (URMD) Grad Cohort Workshop

Application Period: The Grad Cohort for URMD 2020 applications will open in October 2019
Deadline: November 15, 2019 at 11:59pm EST

Program Chairs

Lori ClarkeLori Clarke

UMASS, Amherst
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Ayanna HowardAyanna Howard

Georgia Tech
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Meredith Morris

Microsoft Research

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Ramón Cáceres


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Steering Committee

  • Nancy Amato, University of Chicago, Urbana-Champaign
  • Jeff Forbes, Duke University
  • Daniel Jimenez, Texas A&M University
  • Jason Mars, University of Michigan
  • Armando Solar-Lezama, MIT
  • Theo Benson, Duke University
  • Julia Hirschberg, Columbia University
  • Russ Joseph, Northwestern University
  • James Mickens, Harvard University
  • Lydia Tapia, University of New Mexico
  • Dilma Da Silva, Texas A&M University
  • Chad Jenkins, University of Michigan
  • Richard Ladner, University of Washington
  • Melanie Moses, University of New Mexico
  • Valerie Taylor, Argonne National Laboratory


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