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Our broader mission is to positively impact the outcomes of efforts aimed at broadening participation in research and research careers through the expansion and dissemination of the relevant body of knowledge, and facilitate its implementation in practice, policy development, training, and professional development.

Social Connectedness in Physical Isolation: Online Teaching Practices That Support Under-Represented Undergraduate Students’ Feelings of Belonging and Engagement in STEM

By |2022-01-24T16:31:25-05:00January 24th, 2022|News|

The COVID-19 outbreak spurred unplanned closures and transitions to online classes. Physical environments that once fostered social interaction and community were rendered inactive.

Omicron Variant: What You Need to Know

By |2022-01-22T12:34:37-05:00January 11th, 2022|News|

Omicron Variant: What You Need to Know Two types of tests are used to test for current infection: nucleic acid amplification tests and antigen tests. NAAT and antigen tests can only tell you if you have a current infection. Individuals can use the COVID-19 Viral Testing Tool to help determine what kind of test to [...]

Winter 2021 Dissemination Workshop

By |2021-12-14T16:50:59-05:00November 23rd, 2021|Events|

Winter 2021 Dissemination Workshop "Developing Publications for the Dissemination of Efforts that Broaden Participation in STEM" December 17-19, 2021   Congratulations! We extend a special invitation to you to attend our Winter 2021 Dissemination Workshop,  Developing Publications for the Dissemination of Efforts that Broaden Participation in STEM. We are providing full travel-awards for in-person participation. Priority will be given to individuals who have not previously attended a workshop. Please apply for [...]

Students’ Perceptions of Barriers and Opportunities for STEM research: A study of freshmen students at an HBCU

By |2021-11-10T16:55:20-05:00November 9th, 2021|News|

In this study, we examined Black freshmen undergraduate students’ perceptions of barriers and opportunities for research at an HBCU.

ABRCMS 2021

By |2021-11-08T12:27:25-05:00November 8th, 2021|Events|

The Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS) is one of the largest communities of underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Students attend this conference to present their research, enhance professional development skills, explore graduate schools, and network. Research faculty and program directors play an essential role in mentoring students and learning [...]

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