Core Values

We are kind: We are empathetic and and helpful to our community members. This means we support each other academically and emotionally. We are open-minded: We recognize that our differences make us a stronger community and learn from one another by openly discussing these differences while assuming best intentions. We are persistent: We realize success isn't automatic and are willing to do the work to grow as learners and community members. We are responsible: We are responsible to and for our own success as well as the success of our community. We are courageous: We move beyond what is comfortable by taking risks, socially and academically, to build the strength of our community. We are collaborative: We work together to achieve our goals.