Posts tagged: STEM - Diverse

Arkansas School Gets $11M for Infectious Disease Research

by Associated Press | June 12, 2017
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services agency is awarding the Uni [...] Read more

Survey: Hiring on Upswing for Recent College Grads

by A.K. Brunini | June 8, 2017
Employers are expected to hire five percent more recent college graduates this year, according [...] Read more

Experts See Early STEM Exposure as Key to Fortifying Cybersecurity

by Ya-Marie Sesay | May 18, 2017
If students were exposed to STEM earlier in life, the nation’s cybersecurity could be improve [...] Read more

West Virginia U. Researchers Patent Method to Strengthen Buildings

by Michael Virtanen, Associated Press |
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — West Virginia University researchers have patented technology for reinfor [...] Read more

University of Illinois Cancels Scientist Talk After Backlash

by Associated Press | May 17, 2017
URBANA, Ill. — The University of Illinois has cancelled plans to host a talk by Nobel Laureat [...] Read more

The Importance of Early, Consistent Exposure to STEM Fields

by Marcus Bright | May 3, 2017
An increased level of early exposure will help to make the requisite math courses needed for ma [...] Read more

NASA Recognizing Veteran Science Writer Warren Leary

by Reginald Stuart | May 2, 2017
Leary is set to be formally inducted Friday into the elite “Chroniclers,” a program at NASA [...] Read more

University of Illinois Statue Honors Women in Engineering

by Associated Press | April 30, 2017
URBANA, Ill. — A new statue on the University of Illinois’ campus honors women in engineeri [...] Read more

HBCUs and the Nation’s Higher Ed Goals

by Alvin Thornton | April 19, 2017
HBCUs have played an indispensable role in the general development of our nation and the Black [...] Read more

Integrating STEMployable Skills at HBCUs

by Lawrence O. Flowers | April 13, 2017
STEM career development training must not merely consist of disparate actions on HBCU campuses, [...] Read more

Martin Learned to be Game-Changer Off the Field

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 6, 2017
Although he was the first Black football player at North Carolina State University, Dr. Marcus [...] Read more

Expert: Career-based Courses Could Help Diversify STEM Workforce

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | April 5, 2017
Career-based courses that function like a virtual apprenticeship could be the answer to cultiva [...] Read more

Blind Chemist Creates STEM Curriculum for Sightless Children

by Olivia Johnson, Minnesota Daily | March 27, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS — When she was 6 or 7, Mona Minkara’s eyesight began to fade. Eventually diagno [...] Read more

Arkansas College Grant Provides 2 years of Tuition and Fees

by Sarah Morris, The Jonesboro Sun | March 12, 2017
JONESBORO, Ark. — Kyler Daniels has not yet graduated from Walnut Ridge High School, but the [...] Read more

At Her Core, Zurita-Lopez All About Helping

by Reginald Stuart | February 7, 2017
Dr. Cecilia I. Zurita-Lopez, selected by Diverse as a member of the 2017 Class of Emerging Scho [...] Read more