Principles of Community

All members of the Cool Star Lab are expected to adhere to the following principles of community to assure equitable access and opportunity, and ethical practice, in our teaching, learning, and research activities.

  • We place honesty and integrity in our teaching, learning, research and mentorship at the highest level.
  • We recognize the intrinsic relationship between diversity and excellence in all our endeavors.
  • We affirm the dignity of all individuals and strive to uphold a just community in which discrimination and hate are never tolerated.
  • We respect the differences as well as the commonalities that bring us together and call for civility and respect in our personal interactions.
  • We believe that active participation with our local and global communities are central to our educational and research mission.
  • We embrace open and equitable access to opportunities for learning and development as our obligation and goal.