Mon. April 15, 2019 10:30 AM to 11:10 AM
Jackson, Marriott Crystal Gateway
This session addresses an assortment of efforts aimed at the exploring the pathways of students. Topics to be explored include pragmatic and theoretical dilemmas associated with cocurricular support, study abroad experiences of prospective transfer students, and the retention and graduation of women in engineering programs. In addition, this session will delve into the exploration of an alternative college screening admission process, the improvement of publicly available sources aimed at broadening participation, and the results of a grant aimed at increasing the number of Latinx students.
Dr. Darryl N Williams and Charles A. Watson
A Statewide Effort to Diversify the Undergraduate Engineering Student Population
Dr. David Jones (University of Nebraska, Lincoln), Jen Skidmore (University of Nebraska, Lincoln), Dr. Lance C. Pérez (University of Nebraska, Lincoln), Dr. Trish Wonch Hill (Affiliation unknown), Mr. Michael Loehring (Affiliation unknown), and Dr. Emily Griffin Overocker (University of Nebraska, Lincoln)