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Doctoral student marvels at the ‘What if?’

thumbnail imageBy Scott Bureau

Professors at RIT call Erika Mesh a perpetual student. For the past 17 years, the undergraduate software engineer turned computing and information sciences doctoral student has called RIT her second home. 

Mesh earned her bachelor’s degree in software engineering in 2002 and after nine years in the industry and starting a family, she decided to follow her passion in academia full-time.

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