Tag: diversity

Missouri S&T events highlight Black History Month

Posted by on February 15, 2024

Black History Month is typically celebrated in February, but Missouri S&T’s activities this year started in January and will continue into March.

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‘Black Girls Do STEM’ founder Cynthia Chapple to speak at S&T

Posted by on January 26, 2023

Cynthia Chapple, founder of Black Girls Do STEM, will give a presentation at at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9, in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall.

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Texas A&M University System official named chief diversity officer

Posted by on October 21, 2022

Dr. Nicole Arleane Roberson, director of equal opportunity and diversity at the Texas A&M University System, has been named vice chancellor of diversity, equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer for Missouri S&T. Her appointment begins Monday, Nov. 21.

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S&T students to participate in service day Jan. 17

Posted by on January 13, 2022

A group of civic-minded students at Missouri University of Science and Technology will participate in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service at various sites in Rolla and surrounding areas on Monday, Jan. 17. This year, approximately 90 students will volunteer throughout Phelps County.

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S&T November open house features diversity showcase

Posted by on November 6, 2019

Two annual events at Missouri S&T will be held this November to provide traditionally underrepresented minority students in the region with an opportunity to learn more about S&T.

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Missouri S&T appoints Neil Outar as chief diversity officer

Posted by on June 26, 2019

Neil Outar, interim chief diversity officer (CDO) at Missouri S&T since August 2017, will become the university’s CDO effective July 1, 2019.   “Neil has been very effective as interim chief diversity officer over the past two years, and I’m very pleased to appoint him to the permanent position,” says Missouri S&T Chancellor Christopher G. […]

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Missouri S&T signs NCAA Presidential Pledge to promote diversity and gender equity

Posted by on October 13, 2016

Missouri University of Science and Technology recently signed the NCAA Presidential Pledge, which reaffirms Missouri S&T’s commitment to diversity and inclusion in athletics.

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Missouri S&T joins initiative to increase engineering diversity

Posted by on August 25, 2015

As one of the most diverse student bodies in the history of Missouri University of Science and Technology begins a new semester, the university has joined a national effort to help bring even more diversity to engineering nationwide.

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Manuel appointed to national diversity commission

Posted by on November 24, 2014

Shenethia Manuel, associate vice chancellor of human resource services, Affirmative Action, diversity and inclusion at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has been elected to the executive committee for the Commission on Access, Diversity and Excellence (CADE), a commission of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU).

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Missouri S&T works to increase diversity in computer science

Posted by on October 9, 2014

Missouri University of Science and Technology is one of 15 schools selected by the Anita Borg Institute (ABI), a nonprofit organization focused on advancing women in computing, and Harvey Mudd College to participate in a new program designed to increase the percentage of undergraduate computer science majors who are female or students of color.

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