Date: April 18, 2014
Department: Office of Research Administration
The UMass Dartmouth Chapter of Sigma Xi was honored to welcome Sigma Xi Distinguished Lecturer Dr. Gilda Barabino, Dean of the Grove School of Engineering at the City College of New York, who delivered the Keynote Address on "Learning in Research Settings: Role of Identity Formation". Dr. Barabino's visit was sponsored by the UMass Dartmouth Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion.
UMass Dartmouth distinguishes itself as a vibrant public university actively engaged in personalized teaching and innovative research, and acting as an intellectual catalyst for regional economic, social, and cultural development. As a premier research university, faculty and students search for solutions to today's challenges, discovering new paths toward economic and social prosperity. The University is committed to involving graduate and undergraduate students in the research endeavor across its schools and colleges by integrating research into the curriculum and inspiring the next generation of innovators.