The Charger Blog 2020

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Provost Promotions

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Faculty Members Look Forward to Fostering Even More Collaboration in New Roles at the University

Alvin Tran, Sc.D., MPH, and Jenna Sheffield, Ph.D., are taking on new roles as assistant provost for diversity, equity, and inclusion, and interim director of the Center for Teaching Excellence, respectively, at the University of New Haven. They are developing new initiatives that aim to bring students, faculty, and staff together in new and innovative ways that promote learning and inclusion.

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Negin Farzad ’19

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'When I Look Back to My First Day at the University, I Can See How Far I have Come'

As a candidate in the University of New Haven’s biomedical engineering graduate program, I had the opportunity to complete a thesis project focused on drug delivery, network with professionals at conferences, and develop meaningful relationships with my faculty mentors. My experiences have prepared me to begin pursuing my doctorate at Virginia Commonwealth University this fall.