$1.1M Grant Funds Underrepresented STEM Ph.D. Students
NC State has joined a select group of National Science Foundation – Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (NSF–LSAMP) institutions that will sponsor 12 students for two years.
NC State Appears in Two National Diversity Rankings
NC State appears in the 2018 Forbes first-ever list of "America's Best Employers for Diversity" and the 2018 Diverse: Issues in Higher Education Rankings for African-American graduates in engineering.
Braska Williams: Over Two Decades of Uplifting Tomorrow’s STEM Leaders
Braska Williams has served as coordinator of the North Carolina Mathematics, Science and Engineering Network (NC-MSEN) Pre-College Program within NC State’s College of Education since 2004. Insight Into Diversity magazine recognized Williams in its September 2017 issue with an “Inspiring Leader in STEM” award.
NC State Rises in Minority STEM Rankings
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education magazine has included NC State in its minority STEM graduates rankings for the new academic year.
NC State Garners Fourth Minority Grads Ranking
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education has published its annual rankings of "Top Producers of Asian American Graduates." The list includes the top 100 producers of associate, bachelor's and graduate degrees awarded to Asian American graduates in business administration, management and operations; education; and the social sciences.
NC State Notches High Rank in Engineering
NC State appears prominently in the February 23, 2017 issue of Diverse: Issues in Higher Education with two national rankings. In its "Top Producers of African-American Graduates," the publication lists the top 100 producers of undergraduate and graduate degrees awarded to African-American students in business, education, engineering and social sciences.
Director of Minority Engineering Programs in the College of Engineering: Angelitha Daniel
Angelitha Daniel is one of NC State's college-level diversity directors. Each of the colleges has at least one director or assistant dean for diversity. Ms. Daniel has been working with the Minority Engineering Program (MEP) since June of 2003. Learn her views on the need for diversity and inclusion in the university setting.
NC State Earns Place in Top Minority STEM Graduates Rankings
The July 28, 2016 edition of Diverse: Issues in Higher Education ranks NC State 27th in this year's rankings of total minority bachelor's degrees in engineering and 33rd for master's degrees in engineering.