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Olin College Connecting Communities – Ideas | Perspectives | Engagement

January 19, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Olin College is inviting its neighbors, in both Newton, Needham and Wellesley, to join them for Olin’s first annual Connecting Communities event!
The event will kick off with remarks from State Representative, Denise Garlick and Senator Rebecca Rausch. Attendees will then have the opportunity to virtually meet Olin’s new President, Gilda Barabino, Ph.D. and hear about her career in STEM and her vision for the future of equity in education. 
Vice President for Administrative Services and Innovation, Jeremy Goodman will share an overview of Olin’s COVID testing program and how the College is keeping students healthy during the pandemic. 
Olin Professor of Anthropology and Needham resident Caitrin Lynch will partner with a student to share anecdotes from a signature Olin course, Engineering for Humanity.
The event will end with a Q&A period. 


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