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SURF and the Value of Summer Research - Shared screen with speaker view
Max Elikan
01:31:14
Are all faculty members at a university open to take Leadership Alliance Students?
Ricky Yan
01:37:14
how to show your interest in the personal statement?
Doneen Hesse
01:37:35
Would fellows also be able to take classes during the program?
A'Leeyah Ponder
01:37:42
If we are unable to attend this program this summer due to prior commitment to another summer program, would we be able to apply for the 2020 summer session?
JABARI TROTMAN
01:38:10
Greetings! Thanks for your presentations! Can you submit transcripts and apply fully before the end of this semester? I have seen that Fall 2018 grades are required so I am not sure if I am allowed to apply before the semester ends
Doneen Hesse
01:38:22
Yes! Thank you for your presentations!
Sarah Berretta
01:38:31
If we have pervious research experience, should we submit our research papers? If so, how?
Noemí Rivera Acevedo
01:38:33
Can you reasearch in an area that isn't your Major?
Karli Cheng
01:38:45
Thank you for the presentation and information! Is it more beneficial to apply earlier rather than later or closer to the due date?
tatiana Rodriguez
01:39:01
is there a link that i can only aply of the summer internship on Yale?
Jahsleighe Rochell
01:40:31
What are some things that you are looking for in a student to be a competitive applicant?
Sarah Berretta
01:41:37
I am graduating in January 2020 instead of May 2020, can I still apply though I am not technically a rising senior as of summer?
Belicia Rodriguez
01:42:29
How many hours of research would a student do per week? Also what does a typical day look like in the program?
Micah Duwell
01:42:57
Two questions: I will be starting research during this coming spring semester but will have no prior research experience. Should I write about what I will be researching? How should I approach that?
Ricky Yan
01:45:51
how does the admission committee going to select their candidate upon?
Micah Duwell
01:45:58
Second: I’m a transfer student and my previous institution didn’t have my major so I have only had most of my professors here for only one semester. Can one of my professors that I had extensive interactions with from my previous institution write a letter of recommendation even if he is outside of my major or would it be better to ask one of my professors here?
tatiana Rodriguez
01:50:45
i think you can
JABARI TROTMAN
01:51:29
Can you describe what type of qualities in the letter of reccomendation are you looking for in a typical “strong” candidate for SR-EIP?
A'Leeyah Ponder
01:53:54
Would you all recommend our letters of recommendation to come from our current or prior professors and not on campus employers?
tatiana Rodriguez
01:55:07
what should i demonstrate in my essay to get your attention and be acepted?
Sarah Berretta
01:55:45
Follow up to this question: how about former employers not associated with a university? Former internship coordinators
A'Leeyah Ponder
01:57:06
Does our resume’ require a cover letter or does a statement of purpose take the place of that?
Doneen Hesse
02:00:34
What are the major challenges people who participate in this program face?
JABARI TROTMAN
02:01:39
What do you NOT want to see from a potential applicant? And how can you make yourself unique?
Yannick Kenfack
02:02:07
Can you request a letter from a graduate student with whom you have done research?
Karli Cheng
02:03:23
What do previous fellows think is their favorite part of the program?
Sarah Berretta
02:03:39
Is living on campus a requirement if we are placed within proximity to home?
Medeva Ghee
02:03:58
Karli, previous fellows love the friendships that develop over the summer!
Karli Cheng
02:05:52
Thank you Medeva! I would assume a lot of their time is spent with the cohort outside of working with their paired faculty and lab. This is great to hear!
Micah Duwell
02:07:06
The Yale website says that you accept an average of 15 students. What does the distribution of fields across those students look like?
Taylor Petersen
02:10:31
Thank you all very much for your presentations and answers to these questions!
A'Leeyah Ponder
02:10:54
Thank you all!!
Andrew Rosenblatt
02:10:59
Thank you!
Micah Duwell
02:11:01
Thank you!
Medeva Ghee
02:11:04
Thanks everyone for joining!
Medina Keita
02:11:07
Thank you!
Belicia Rodriguez
02:11:08
Thank you!
Maya Woolfolk
02:11:10
Thank you!