If you’re a Hispanic STEM student, you’re in good company. 80% of SHPE’s members are students, and they’re attending hundreds of different high schools, colleges, and technical programs all over the country. With this kind of reach, there is bound to be one near you. If not, let’s start one today!
The University of Missouri received about $960,000 from the National Science Foundation for its Civil and Environmental Engineering program. The grant, awarded to a professor in the engineering department, aims to improve graduation and retention of high-achieving, low-income students.