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Symposium Format:

  1. Cadets submit, by COB 12 April, a Poster (in PDF format), an abstract (250 words), and Documentation of Academic Work (Bibliography in format of discipline).
  2. Cadets' posters will be on display during a Dean's Hour period on 25 April, in Washington Hall. Cadets are asked to be present to discuss projects and answer questions from panel members and other USMA personnel.
  3. Submissions will be reviewed by a interdisciplinary-panel of faculty to determine the top 3 finalists.
  4. Finalists will be invited to participate in an evening discussion panel comprised of USMA faculty members/fellows. Finalist and all participants will be recognized for their contributions.

The Africa Symposium Committee Members are:

  • LTC Starke, PhD. G&EnE
  • LTC Aguirre, CLCRS Director, DFL
  • Dr. Muhajir, Minerva Fellow
  • Dr. Wolfel, CLCRS Chair
  • Mr. Melkon, CSCMO Outreach Coordinator
  • MAJ Hanlon, FAO(48J), G&EnE
  • MAJ Malcomb, G&EnE
  • MAJ Francis, FAO(48J), DFL

Please direct questions to the symposium POC, MAJ Jordan Francis, DFL, 938-8734,