Fireside Chats Summer 20

Enrich your virtual summer Arch experience & connect with leading experts right here at Rensselaer.

Purpose: Focused and meaningful engagement with faculty is one of the six “intentionalities” for the Arch. In response to our social distance protocols and this summer’s virtual learning, the “Fireside Chats” provide an open platform for students to engage with esteemed faculty on important topics that include current research and a host of methodological practices/perspectives. The sessions are intended to inform and engage students toward deeper questioning that leads to extended research opportunities.

Date:  June 17, 2020

Time: 5pm-6pm

Platform: WebEx

"Biological Implications and COVID 19 "-Prof. Deepak Vashishth"

This fireside chat session will discuss various biological implications and training/research opportunities in area of COVID 19.  For example, what is happening with the virus?  How fast and how much will it

mutate?  What/Why are certain co-morbidities relevant? What is Rensselaer doing in areas of diagnosis and chasing a cure? What are some of the training/research opportunities in area of COVID19?


Sign Up for this session and others HERE


For additional information, contact: Office of Undergraduate Education