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Lynford Goddard (Photo by Brian Stauffer)

Lynford L. Goddard (Photo by L. Brian Stauffer)

Lynford Goddard

The Institute’s inaugural director, Professor Goddard has been involved in and spearheaded numerous diversity efforts. Since 2010, hundreds of K-12 students have attended on-campus summer camps he helped to develop, including Girls Learning Electrical Engineering, Brain Fitness Fridays, Illinois Summer Academy, Illinois-ChiS&E Alliance for Nurturing Excellence in STEM Education Leadership (ICANEXSEL), and I-STEM/Urbana High School Student Athletes in Research.

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IDEA Students

Sophomore, Computer Engineering
Senior, Electrical Engineering with minor in Gender & Women's Studies
Senior, Computer Engineering

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