2019 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

Symposium BI01—High Impact Practice—Increasing Ethnic and Gender Diversification in Engineering Education

2019-04-25   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Olivia Graeve, University of California, San Diego
Bevlee Watford, Virginia Tech
Leslie Momoda, HRL Laboratories LLC
Makita Phillips, Carbice Corporation
BI01.01: Broader Impacts I
Session Chairs
Makita Phillips
Bevlee Watford
Thursday AM, April 25, 2019
PCC West, 100 Level, Room 102 C

8:30 AM - *BI01.01.01
Advancing Gender Equity in Education for the Future Engineering Workforce

Justin Schwartz1,Tonya Peeples1

The Pennsylvania State University1

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9:00 AM - BI01.01.02
Writing Personal Stories About Thermodynamics Improves Professional Identity

Eric Jankowski1,Sara Hagenah1,Liz Neeley2

Boise State University1,The Story Collider2

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9:15 AM - BI01.01.03
Princeton University Materials Academy for Minority High School Students, a MRSEC Education and Outreach Program

Daniel Steinberg1,Sara Rodriguez Martinez1

Princeton University1

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9:30 AM - BI01.01.04
Bystander Intervention as a Component of Developing an Inclusive Culture in STEM

Stephen Albright1

Yale University1

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9:45 AM - BI01.01

10:15 AM - BI01.01.05
Priming the Materials Science Pipeline—Research Opportunities for Community College Students

Scott Sinex1,Scott Johnson1,Paul Sabila2,Joshua Halpern3,4,Tito Huber3

Prince George's Community College1,Gallaudet University2,Howard University3,LibreTexts4

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10:30 AM - BI01.01.06
Science is Too Important to Be Left Just to Men

Debra Rolison1


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BI01.02: Broader Impacts II
Session Chairs
Makita Phillips
Bevlee Watford
Thursday PM, April 25, 2019
PCC West, 100 Level, Room 102 C

1:30 PM - *BI01.02.01
Holistic Retention Strategies for Underrepresented Minority Students

Whitney Gaskins1,Dewey Clark1

University of Cincinnati1

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2:00 PM - *BI01.02.02
Professional Societies and African American Engineering Leaders—Paving Pathways and Empowering Legacies

Christine Grant1,Tonya Peeples2,Lynnette Madsen3

North Carolina State University1,The Pennsylvania State University2,National Science Foundation3

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2:30 PM - BI01.02

3:00 PM - BI01.02.03
Implementable Group-Based Undergraduate Research Programs for First-Year STEM Students

Matthew Hauwiller1,Justin Ondry1,Anne Baranger1,Paul Alivisatos1

University of California, Berkeley1

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3:15 PM - BI01.02.04
Understanding the Impact of Design in High School Outreach Camps

Jessica Krogstad1,Kaitlin Tyler1,Nicole Johnson-Glauch1,Leon Dean1

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign1

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3:30 PM - BI01.02.05
Engineering Change—Strategic Action to Achieve Diversity in Engineering

Stephanie Law1,Jenni Buckley1,Amy Trauth1,Rachel Davidson1

University of Delaware1

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3:45 PM - *BI01.02.06
Diversifying the Next Gen Engineering Grads—Increasing URES of Color Persistence to Degree Completion

Enrique Ainsworth1

University of California, Los Angeles1

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