Faculty Fireside Chats


Faculty Fireside Chats provide undergraduates, professionals, and doctoral students an opportunity to “chat” with Cornell Bowers CIS faculty in an interactive setting that may involve the following: game nights, team building activities, campus strolls, bonfires, and luncheons. During these activities, students will:

  • ­Connect with Cornell Bowers CIS faculty through fireside chats and social activities.
  • Learn about the academic and professional journey of Cornell Bowers CIS faculty.
  • ­Share their experience as a marginalized student in computer science, information science, and statistics and data science.
  • Receive guidance on their academic and career aspirations.­
  • Obtain information on the benefits of pursuing  an advanced degree in their field of study.
  • ­Be inspired, encouraged, and validated for their commitment to degree completion and post-graduation goals.

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If you are interested in learning more about Faculty Fireside Chats, please email the Cornell Bowers CIS Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion at dei-office@cis.cornell.edu.