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Tag: Minority Engineering Programs

NC State Memorial Belltower

Jun 3, 2020

Partnership with local school district, industry to bring STEM experiences and opportunities to rural students

Dr. Tameshia Ballard Baldwin wants to provide rural students in Edgecombe County Public Schools (ECPS) with the same access to high-quality STEM educational opportunities as their peers throughout North Carolina. 

Dr. Joy Johnson

Oct 24, 2019

Young alumna endows scholarship in honor of father

Dr. Joy Johnson didn’t grow up dreaming about becoming an engineer. But she did grow up with a father who taught her to give back what she can to other people. 

Angelitha Daniel

May 24, 2019

Daniel receives STEM Educator of the Year Award

Angelitha Daniel, director of Minority Engineering Programs (MEP) in the College of Engineering at NC State University, received the STEM Educator of the Year Award from STEM RTP at its annual STEMmy Awards ceremony on May 22, 2019. 

bell tower

Oct 17, 2018

Ph.D. graduate balances research, minority mentorship — and wins game show

Four years out of her Ph.D. program at NC State, Dr. Makita Phillips is forging her own, unique path toward making impactful, accessible change. 

May 8, 2017

MAE student selected as university commencement speaker

After five years of experiencing actual seasons, participating in open-mic and poetry nights and enjoying the many outdoor activities Raleigh has to offer, Yasmine Connor will be checking one of her greatest accomplishments off her list: graduating from NC State. And quite frankly, going out with a bang, as she prepares to be the student speaker representing all her peers at the university graduation ceremony May 13th at the PNC Arena. 

Nov 8, 2016

Director of Minority Engineering Programs in the College of Engineering: Angelitha Daniel

Angelitha 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. 

Freshman works in makerspace.

Sep 23, 2016

Family ties

Minority Engineering Programs continue to grow 

Brooke Wages

Jun 29, 2016

Young alumnus commemorates her MEP roots

Brooke Wages gives back to the program that gave so much to her: the College’s Minority Engineering Programs. 

Sep 2, 2010

EMC gift benefits MEP programs

EMC Corp. has contributed $5,000 to the Minority Engineering Programs at North Carolina State University that will help the College of Engineering recruit, retain and graduate African-American, Native American, and Hispanic engineering students.