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Guest Host: Dan Reed
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Produced by Julie Depenbrock
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- Margaret Chung Principal, Arlington Career Center
- Julia Ross Paul and Dorothea Torgersen Dean of Engineering, Virginia Tech
- Liza Wilson Durant Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Community Engagement, George Mason's Volgenau School of Engineering
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