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This sounds like an amazing idea! Just to give everyone a heads up -
we'll potentially be collaborating with other Columbia University
student groups on this initiative, so if you're interested, let Haluk
(and this thread) know!
Starting full-time remotely has been an experience! I'm based in a
satellite office, so in a way, remote work has been an "equalizer"
across satellite and HQ offices, but trying to build relationships with
co-workers have been tough!