Lunchtime Conversation with Prof. Jim Gates

CSREA invites you to engage in an informal conversation with Professor Jim Gates (University of Maryland) over lunch. This discussion presents an opportunity to learn more about his experiences as a black professor and theoretical physicist, and discuss challenges faced by underrepresented minorities in STEM fields.

Please RSVP by Monday, 3/16 at 5pm if you would like to attend: [email protected]

Jim Gates is a Distinguished University Professor, University Regents Professor and John H. Toll Professor of Physics, University of Maryland as well as a National Medal of Science winner, President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology member, and PBS NOVA regular.

Later that evening, Prof. Gates will give a lecture titled, "What Guards Our Reality Against Oblivion? SUSY Might" as part of the Brown University Presidential Colloquium Series, Thinking Out Loud: Deciphering Mysteries of Our World and Beyond.