Engineers Week was created to connect students from disparate engineering departments, showcase the achievements of our 62+ student organizations, and highlight UC Berkeley’s commitment to promoting diversity and emotional engagement on campus.
We are pleased to announce we have partnered with Tequity, a newly established student organization focused on outreach and minority inclusion, to launch Fireside 2020. In five years time, by 2020, our big, audacious goal is to match 200 students from underrepresented and minority backgrounds with mentors to help connect them to a full-time [...]
This month TheRoot published a series called the 2015 Young Futurists. It's a great list of young African-American kids who are shaping the future of America in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.(STEM), media, entertainment, culture and entrepreneurship.
Last week TheRoot ask me to participate in a #rootchat Twitter chat sharing my journey and encouraging more young people to be innovative. Below is a recap of the #rootchat.