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Extolling the Power of a Diverse Workforce at the 2016 Diversity in STEM Summit

Extolling the Power of a Diverse Workforce at the 2016 Diversity in STEM Summit

Even small things can go a long way to creating an inclusive workplace atmosphere, Hemant Ramachandra, who leads PwC Advisory’s Global Digital Technology Solutions Practice, told the audience at Tandon’s 2016 Diversity in STEM Summit. Ramachandra was a member of a panel moderated by Nathan Rubin of AXIS Capital Talent Management on the topic “What’s the Power of a Diverse Workforce?” at the Summit, which was organized by the Office of Student Affairs.

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  • RISE Team Upcycles Food Waste into Flour

    RISE Team Upcycles Food Waste into Flour

    Last year, when the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), called for marketable tech tools to help solve pressing civic problems, Bertha Jimenez, then a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Technology Management and Innovation, helped develop RISE (Real-time Industrial Symbiosis Exchange) — an online marketplace for industrial by-products.

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  • Alum Cliff Friedman Shares Life Lessons in Roundtable Series

    Alum Cliff Friedman Shares Life Lessons in Roundtable Series

    The 2016 Dean’s Roundtable events, hosted by Dean Katepalli Sreenivasan, have been a rousing success thus far, and on October 31 that streak continued when Cliff Friedman ('81, '83) had lunch and chatted with a small group of students about his time at the School of Engineering, his wide-ranging career, and life in general.

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