Dr. Freeman Hrabowski III, President UMBC, speaks at Friends
Dr. Freeman Hrabowski III will launch our University President Symposium Series on The Future of Education. We invite you to join us on Tuesday, October 10 at 7pm in the Forbush Auditorium when Mary Bubala-Smith, Emmy-Award Winning News Anchor at WJZ-TV, Baltimore interviews Dr. Hrabowski. Admission is free.Register today!
Dr. Hrabowski has served as President of UMBC (The University of Maryland, Baltimore County) since 1992. His research and publications focus on science and math education, with special emphasis on minority participation and performance. He chaired the National Academies’ committee that produced the 2011 report, Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America’s Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads. He was named in 2012 by President Obama to chair the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans.