Joseph Lyon

Previous positions
  • Technology Director September 2019 to August 2020
  • Technology Coordinator April 2019 to September 2019
Editorial Notebook

Seize the potential of RPI

March 4, 2020

I was once told that college is the last time in your life that you will be able to focus on learning things solely for your own benefit and gain. In the future, it is likely you will primarily be learning to advance your career. Everything you do now should be purely motivated by self-improvement. I didn’t realize the significance of this statement at the time, but reflecting, I find it has defined my time here at Rensselaer.


Technology in academics has advanced to a fault

October 9, 2019

Screen time is unavoidable due to the requirements of my education. This constant attachment to screens has a large impact on my engagement, learning, and mental state.