Category: Student Spotlights

From Class Assignment to Journal Publication

Allison (Allie) Molinaro took Alan McGowan’s Renewable Energy Systems course this spring. As part of a class assignment, she submitted a paper she wrote to SSRN, an open-access online community where students can post early-stage research. Her paper, The Effectiveness of Vegetation in Reducing Building …

Racheal Notto’s Capstone Gets Actionable Results

Racheal Notto’s capstone report, Bridging the Gaps, provides her client, NYC 2030 District, with insightful and actionable solutions. The NYC 2030 District is a Private/Public partnership of property owners and community stakeholders working to establish a high-performance sustainability district in Downtown Brooklyn and Downtown Manhattan. …

What Nonprofits Must Do to Eliminate Barriers Faced by Women of Color

By Ofronama Biu By virtually every measure – including number of registered organizations, total employment, and overall social and economic impact – the nation’s nonprofit sector continues to grow in size and influence. Nevertheless, this steadily rising tide has not lifted the boats of all …