Tue. April 16, 2019 10:30 AM to 11:10 AM
Jefferson, Marriott Crystal Gateway
In this session, participants will listen to presentations related to engineering spatial and biomedical engineering courses. Interrupting bias in academic settings, as well as the results of a leadership program and collaborations to diversity the workforce, will be discussed. In addition, participants will learn about an asset-based approach to broadening participation, how to enhance transfer student success, and policies and programs to retain students in engineering.
Dr. Roberta Rincon and Ms. Jessica Deters
Identifying a "Starting Point" for Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
Dr. Mahauganee Dawn Bonds (Georgia Institute of Technology), Dr. Veronica van Montfrans (Georgia Institute of Technology), Prof. Joseph M. LeDoux (Georgia Institute of Technology), and Dr. Wendy C. Newstetter (Georgia Institute of Technology)