Simeon Saunders Receives NAMEPA Wings to Succeed Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is pleased to announce the selection of Simeon Saunders as a 2017 NAMEPA Wings to Succeed Award recipient. Simeon Saunders is the Academic Counselor and Coordinator of Diversity Outreach for the Pitt EXCEL Program at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School of Engineering. When Simeon joined[…]

Dean Leah Jamieson Receives NAMEPA Dean of Engineering Champion Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA, Inc.) is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. Leah H. Jamieson, the John A. Edwardson Dean of Engineering and Ransburg Distinguished Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University as the 2016 NAMEPA Dean of Engineering Champion. Her exemplary service to students, faculty, and[…]

Greg Singleton Receives NAMEPA Administrator of the Year Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is pleased to announce the selection of Greg Singleton as the 2016 NAMEPA Administrator of the Year Award for his volunteerism and service to the organization. Mr. Singleton serves as Director of Engineering Student Services and Director of the Multicultural Engineering Program at The University of[…]

UC Irvine Engineering-ICS Leadership Council’s Diversity Committee at the University of California-Irvine Receives NAMEPA Wings to Succeed Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is pleased to announce the selection of the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences (Engineering-ICS) Leadership Council’s Diversity Committee at University of California-Irvine (UCI) as a 2016 NAMEPA Wings to Succeed Award recipient. UCI Engineering-ICS Leadership’s Diversity Committee[…]

Center for Engineering Education and Diversity (CEED) at the Georgia Institute for Technology Receives NAMEPA Recruitment Program Award

  The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is pleased to announce the selection of Center for Engineering Education and Diversity (CEED) at the Georgia Institute for Technology (Georgia Tech) as the 2016 NAMEPA Recruitment Program Award recipient. Georgia Tech remains a national leader in producing a diverse population of engineers and the[…]

Engineering Academic Boot Camp (ABC) at the Purdue University Receives NAMEPA Retention Program Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is pleased to announce Engineering Academic Boot Camp (ABC) at Purdue University has been selected as the 2016 NAMEPA Retention Program Award recipient. Engineering ABC aligns with NAMEPA’s mission of providing quality service, information, and tools to students. Its implementation has broadened participation of underrepresented minority[…]

Academically Interested Minds (AIM) Program at the Kettering University Receives NAMEPA Outreach Program Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is pleased to announce the selection of Academically Interested Minds (AIM) Program at Kettering University as the 2016 NAMEPA Outreach Program Award recipient. The AIM program aligns with NAMEPA’s mission of providing quality service, information, and tools to students. This five-week residential pre-college summer program began[…]

Dr. Eric Scott Furgason Posthumously Receives NAMEPA Legacy Faculty Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is honored to award the 2016 NAMEPA Legacy Faculty Award posthumously to Dr. Eric Furgason, Professor of Electrical Engineering at Purdue University. From the inception of the Minority Engineering Program (MEP) at Purdue University in 1974, Dr. Furgason was a beloved contributor. Over 34 years he[…]

Dr. James Jones Receives NAMEPA Diversity and Inclusion Champion Award

The National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Advocates (NAMEPA) is pleased to announce the selection of Dr. James “Jim” Jones as the 2016 NAMEPA Diversity and Inclusion Champion Award recipient. An avid supporter of diversity, equity and inclusion at Purdue University, Dr. Jones serves as the main advisor for all Black/African-American mechanical engineering students. He[…]