ENGAGE LEAP

ENGAGE
LEAP

Explore, Network, Grow, Achieve, Globalize, and Educate (ENGAGE) LEAP is a program designed to support the academic, professional, and personal development of doctoral students from marginalized populations in the Ann S. Bowers College of Computing and Information Science.

What we Provide

Explore

Cornell Bowers CIS Ph.D. students partake in a guided exploration of research fields and career options within their respective discipline(s).

Network

Doctoral students participate in tours and off campus networking activities with leading affinity groups in the Ithaca community.

Grow

Cornell Bowers CIS DEI will provide doctoral students resources to support their academic, professional, and personal developmental needs.

Achieve

Graduate students pursuing a doctoral degree will participate in workshops and seminars on the dissertation process and strategies to achieve their aspirations.

Globalize

Cornell Bowers CIS DEI will encourage doctoral students to participate in a global economy and expand their sphere of influence in an international scholarly community.

Educate

LEAP participants will be offered an opportunity to submit an application to present their research (at no cost) to faculty, staff, and students across the nation.

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