Spring Student Symposium Coming Up

Spring SymposiumThe symposium opens on Thursday night, April 19, in the Mahaney Center with a welcome by Ron Liebowitz and keynote speech by Brian Deese ’00, Deputy Director of the National Economic Council. Join us for a celebratory night of presentations, performances, and good food.

Deese worked on restructuring the US automotive industry and advises on topics from tax policy to clean energy. His wife, Kara (Arsenault) Deese is also a Midd alum with the class of 2002.

The symposium will continue on Friday, April 20, all day in McCardell Bicentennial Hall and Johnson with 168 oral and 41 poster presentations ranging in topics from popular music to biochemistry. The campus community is invited to congratulate the presenters at a spirited reception at 5 pm in the Great Hall. The day concludes with several exciting student performances in MCA.

This year’s symposium features the academic work of over 300 students from 27 disciplines. Come support them and have some fun in the process! A schedule can be found online at go/sym