This morning, USM’s LSAMP program was discussed at STEM Learning for All forum, supported by NSF. USM’s LSAMP was discussed in the context of mentoring models and mentoring messaging. The talk presented USM’s LSAMP students as the Nobel Laureates and STEM leaders of the future. The suggestion was that models of STEM identity should be used to help students to see themselves as STEM contributors … Continue reading USM LSAMP students featured by Dr. @Renetta_Tull at #NSFNextGenSTEM DC forum [@NSF_EHR, @UMBC] #ThinkBigDiversity @UMD_LSAMP
LSAMP students from UMBC, the University of Maryland College Park, and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore came together this fall to learn more about graduate school. The GEM GRAD Lab was sponsored by the NSF PROMISE AGEP program, and facilitated by the National GEM Consortium. Students had a chance to hear four #GEMGRADLab modules: Why Graduate School How to Apply How to Fund Voices … Continue reading USM LSAMP students from UMBC, UMCP, & UMES take time to learn about graduate school #ThinkBigDiversity
The LSAMP-BD program at College Park proudly announced that Crystal Romero Upperman was awarded $84,000 as part of the EPA STAR fellowship for her research on climate change. The article can be found here: https://sph.umd.edu/news-item/doctoral-student-advised-dr-amir-sapkota-receives-2014-star-fellowship-epa. News of the article was originally posted on College Park’s LSAMP-BD page. Continue reading In LSAMP-BD News at College Park: Crystal Romero Upperman wins $84k Fellowship!
LSAMP-BD Computer Science PhD student at UMBC, Kavita Krishnaswamy, was featured in UMBC’s magazine. The article, “Bold Horizons” can be found here: http://magazine.umbc.edu/umbc-magazine-fall-2015/alumni-stories-fall-2015/bold-horizons/ Continue reading In LSAMP-BD News at UMBC: Kavita Krishnaswamy and the Beam Robot are featured
Say hello to the future! UMES’ Jean-Paul Badjo has developed an exoskeleton suit and started his own company, http://www.btisuits.com/. UMES profiled Jean-Paul here: https://www.umes.edu/PR/Article.aspx?id=51315 Continue reading In LSAMP News at UMES: Student develops exoskeleton suit
The University System of Maryland hosts signature Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation programs promoting diversity in STEM at the undergraduate and graduate levels. These programs include the following: LSAMP at UMBC (Meyerhoff Scholars), LSAMP at UMCP (through the CMSE), LSAMP at UMES (STEM Scholars), LSAMP Bridge to the Doctorate (BD) at UMBC, and LSAMP BD at College Park. LSAMP at UMBC through The Meyerhoff … Continue reading The University System of Maryland’s LSAMP & LSAMP-BD Programs #ThinkBigDiversity