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News & Announcements

Alyse Way ('16) honored with 2018 Technology Rising Star award at Women of Color STEM Conference.
Stephanie Luster-Teasley (MS ’00, PhD ’03 CIV EGR) receives Innovation Award at 2018 Black Engineer of the Year ceremonies in Washington, D.C.
Many students were honored Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 at the Dean's Showcase of Stars at the MSU Kellogg Center.

Programs

  • The GEM Fellowship programs are designed to offer opportunities for underrepresented minority students to obtain MS degrees in engineering and Ph.D. degrees in engineering and the natural and physical sciences through a program of paid summer internships.
  • The overall goal of the MI-LSAMP is to significantly increase the number of under-represented minority students earning baccalaureate degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields.
  • The TEEMS is a residential program that will give students hands on exposure to the field of engineering and life on the campus of Michigan State University.

About the DPO

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Since its inception in 1968, the Diversity Programs Office (DPO) has positively impacted the academic, professional and personal growth of tens of thousands of underrepresented minority students through a range of programs.

Diversity in the faculty, staff and students is a major resource of the College of Engineering’s intellectual vitality and innovative spirit. The College strives to be a community where people of different cultures, intellectual positions, and lifestyles can reach their full potential. Such an environment develops respect for differences while fostering caring relationships and cross-cultural understanding. MSU shield with Diversity ProgramsThrough the Diversity Programs Office, the College of Engineering continues to host an environment where a broad spectrum of informed perspectives give rise to spirited, mind-opening and unique opportunities that prepare students for life in an increasingly diverse world.