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Odessa Despot

Staff Psychologist
Counseling and Psychological Services
Student Affairs

585-475-6586
Office Location

Odessa Despot

Staff Psychologist
Counseling and Psychological Services
Student Affairs

585-475-6586

In the News

  • October 28, 2020

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    Odessa Despot appointed to South Asian American Digital Archive board of directors

    Odessa Despot, staff psychologist with RIT’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CaPS), has been appointed to the board of directors for the South Asian American Digital Archive. The nonprofit organization aims to create a more inclusive society by giving voice to South Asian Americans through documenting, preserving, and sharing stories that represent their unique and diverse experiences.

  • October 2, 2020

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    RIT students plan BLM rally on campus

    A Black Lives Matter rally, complete with speakers, music, poetry, and dancing groups, is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 3, on campus by RIT students. Performances are expected by RIT Velocity, a student-run urban dance team, and Sunshine 2.0 performance group from RIT’s National Technical Institute for the Deaf.