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IDCE Open House

Location: 10 Hawthorne Street, Worcester, MA 01610


Tentative Schedule

9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Breakfast and Check-in
9:30 - 10:00 a.m. Welcome Session
  • Admissions overview by Ethan Bernstein, Director of Graduate Admissions
  • Welcome by Luis Smith, Acting Dean of Graduate Studies
  • Introduction to IDCE by Ed Carr, Ph.D., Director of the Department of International Development, Community and Environment
  • Introduction to IDCE Student Office by Erika Paradise, IDCE Director of Student and Academic Affairs
10:00 - 10:30 a.m. Career Services Office
presentation by Sharon Hanna, IDCE Director of Career Development and External Relations
10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. Alumni Panel
12:00 - 12:45 p.m. Lunch
Location: Lurie Conference Room, Higgins University Center
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Program Information Sessions
hosted by program coordinators
  • International Development and Social Change
    Professor Jude Fernando, Ph.D.
  • Community Development and Planning
    Professor Ramon Borges-Mendez, Ph.D.
  • Environmental Science and Policy
    Professor Timothy Downs, D.Env.
  • GIS for Development and Environment
    Professor Jie Tian, Ph.D.
2:00- 3:00 p.m. Optional Session - Open Door with Admissions