Envisioning an Ideal Departmental Community

February 10, 2021 Brianne Gutmann 1

At the 2020 Access Assembly, a subset of attendees formed a semester-long working group to discuss how departments can hold themselves accountable in creating equitable learning and research environments. This group met regularly to articulate their vision for an “ideal” departmental community, and through an asynchronous and anonymized process, invited Access members and alumni to contribute their ideas as well. Ten distinct individuals submitted one or more characteristics of their ideal department. The working group Read More

Site Highlight: Rochester Institute of Technology by Mookpolo Wait

February 2, 2021 Morgan.Aire 0

My name is Mookpolo Wait. I go to school at Rochester Institute of Technology. I had the privilege to join IMPRESS during my freshman year in college. I will graduate from College of Engineering Technology in Mechanical Engineering Technology. My biggest take away from undergrad is to enjoy your time, make many friends, and challenge yourself to the highest level. The coolest and most fun experienced with IMPRESS was the solar eclipse. During the summer Read More