Highlights from Announcements 2/24/20

Jenny Leigh Du Puis

Student Spotlight: Jenny Leigh Du Puis

Jenny Leigh Du Puis is a doctoral student in fiber science and apparel design from Leominster, Massachusetts. After earning her undergraduate degree at Lasell University and working in circus and theatrical costume design, she chose to pursue further study at Cornell due to its support, resources, and opportunities.

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Associate Dean Quoted in Regards to Holistic Admissions Work

Associate Dean for Inclusion and Student Engagement Sara Xayarath Hernández was quoted in the Educational Testing Services (ETS) Holistic Admissions Guide about the holistic review practices being undertaken by fields at Cornell, stating, “Our directors of graduate studies are very engaged. Many are willing to consider ways in which they cannot only improve their admissions practices, but also how they can contribute to creating more inclusive research and learning environments.”