The ultimate goal of the LUMeN Lab is to leverage science to improve experiences and outcomes for young people. To achieve this goal, we aim to create inclusive, collaborative, and inspiring environments that facilitate learning and growth, both inside and outside the lab.
To the best of our ability, the LUMeN Lab commits to:
- Lifelong learning
- Science outreach and public engagement
- Broad dissemination and accessibility of our science
- Bringing together individuals’ diverse perspectives and backgrounds to enrich our science
- Representative recruitment and reporting of participant characteristics
- Equitable citations
This lab values statement draws inspiration from The Leonard Learning Lab and CAND Lab at Yale. We recognize that there is always room for improvement and will work to update these values as we continue to grow and learn. Feedback is welcome.