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Dean's Lecture: Dave Power

Dave Power, President and CEO of Perkins School for the Blind, has guided growing organizations as an operating executive, board member, and advisor for over 28 years. Today, he directs Perkins' mission of helping children and young adults who are blind, deafblind, or low vision realize their potential in college, employment, and community engagement.

Power teaches Design Thinking at Harvard Extension School, where he received the Joanne Fussa Distinguished Teaching Award in 2014, and he is the author of The Curve Ahead: Discovering the Path to Unlimited Growth. He earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering and an M.S. in Environmental Engineering from Tufts, and an MBA from Stanford Business School. He recently received the Tufts School of Engineering Outstanding Career Achievement Award.

Title: A Jumbo Journey to the Curve Ahead
Speaker: Dave Power, E75 and EG76
Date: Friday, September 15
Time: 11:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
Location: Science and Engineering Complex, Robinson Hall, Room 253

Faculty were also invited to meet with Mr. Power before the lecture, and the first 35 students to register had the opportunity to attend a luncheon.