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    Change Your Attitude! Embrace Effort

    Change Your Attitude! Embrace Effort

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    Is the Black Engineering Crisis a Woman Problem?

    NSBE 2025 and the Engineering Crisis Among Blacks

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    STEM and Social Justice: Applying an Engineering Lens to Social Change Part 2 of 2

    The people who are closest to the problems are most aware of what the solutions are and should be.

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    STEM and Social Justice: Applying an Engineering Lens to Social Change

    Social justice is the pursuit of a world in which all people have the opportunity to live decently and free of harm. It is born of the collective understanding that injustice and inequality are endemic to the systems and structures that make up our society.

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    Why NSBE Matters: How NSBE Supports 21st Century Engineering Traits

    As executive director and former national chair of NSBE, I’ve often asked myself what effect our Society has on what really matters: filling the growing talent gap our global economy needs to address the technical, social and political challenges of the 21st century.

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    Why Diversity Matters: Reflections from the Engineering Dean’s Institute

    Categories: Academic,Developmental

    In my higher education experience, I found that many faculty lack an appreciation for the merits of diversity. Several faculty I interviewed while I worked on campus echoed a prevailing belief among a handful of their most vocal colleagues that diversity was the antithesis to quality.

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    Innovation Excellence: A Call to Action

    By definition, innovation is something introduced that is new or different. An innovative device, product or method can dramatically improve our quality of life.

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    Can You Learn while Multitasking?

    Categories: Academic

    When we multitask while doing our work, our learning is shallow and spotty, and we make more mistakes. Why? Because our brains can only handle one higher-order thinking activity at a time (such as studying engineering or physics).

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    STEM for All: Why STEM Is Good for Everyone

    Categories: STEM

    STEM introduces a new way of thinking, teaching and learning.

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    How Do I Prepare for Class?

    Part of being successful in college is utilizing class time to maximize your learning. Regardless of whether it’s a lecture, recitation, or discussion group, the class time shouldn’t be the first time you see the material. Here are some tips for getting ready for class.