Come hear how local Ithaca nonprofits are working toward food justice in Tompkins County! This roundtable will feature a conversation between Christa Núñez, director of Khuba International, and Juliana Quaresma, incubator farm and aggregation manager at Groundswell Center. They will discuss how their organizations provide land access and training for aspiring farmers of color in order to create more equitable and sustainable local food systems.
Cornell's College of Veterinary Medicine, in partnership with Entrepreneurship at Cornell, is pleased to host this annual (and very popular) hackathon for the 7th year in a row! It might have gone virtual, but this interdisciplinary event maintains many of your favorite things about hackathons. Meeting Mentors (virtually), Networking with Companies (hopin), Food (grubhub), Swag, Meeting other Students (via team formation app), and more. ALL STUDENTS ARE WELCOME AND INVITED TO PARTICIPATE!
Adolf Garcia-Sastre, PhD Director Global Health and Emerging Pathogens Institute
Professor, Medicine, Infectious Diseases
Professor, Pathology, Molecular and Cell-Based Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine
Mentoring is often positioned as the transfer of information from an experienced, senior individual (or mentor) to a junior, inexperienced individual (or mentee). Implicit in this description are the ideas that at the core of mentoring is a process of teaching – to guide, instruct and that mentoring may largely be a one-way flow of information. Increasingly, however, mentoring is being understood as a process best facilitated through a bilateral exchange and flow of knowledge and learning between individuals in a mentoring exchange. In this evolving conceptualization and practice of...
Edward Pearce, PhD Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center School of Medicine
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology Bloomberg Distinguished Professor Bloomberg School of Public Health
John Hopkins University