In this lecture, Dr. Slaughter will discuss the solutions that corporations and academic institutions can enact to create lasting and meaningful change.
The University of Southern California (USC) Rossier School of Education and USC Viterbi School of Engineering have announced the appointment of Dr. John Brooks Slaughter as the Deans’ Professor of Education and Engineering. Dr. Slaughter’s research focuses on higher education leadership, diversity and inclusion, persons from populations underrepresented and underserved in science, technology, engineering, and … Continue reading “First recipient of the Black Engineer of the Year Award is appointed Deans’ Professor in Education and Engineering”
Award-winning Dr. Charles Johnson-Bey to serve on Booz Allen-sponsored panel at Potomac Officers Club event.
Retired Coast Guard admiral Stephen W. Rochon, one of the founding fathers of the BEYA STEM Conference’s Stars and Stripes event, on his service as White House Chief Usher.
John D. Harris II has over 30 years of technology, non-profit, and business board experience.
The Jacobs Engineering Group has welcomed former Army chief information officer and retired Lt. Gen. Bruce T. Crawford as Senior Vice President of Strategic Development. A decorated combat veteran, Crawford was named Black Engineer of the Year at the 2020 BEYA STEM Conference. According to the press release from Jacobs, Crawford will provide strategic leadership, … Continue reading “2020 Black Engineer of the Year joins top Engineering, Design and Tech firm”
Flex announced this week that John D. Harris II, retired Raytheon executive, has joined the Company’s Board of Directors, effective November 23.
Retired Navy Adm. Michelle Howard, who received recognition for her service and accomplishments during a recent BEYA Stars and Stripes Dinner in Washington, D.C., has been appointed to President-elect Joe Biden’s transition team to the Department of Defense. In the photo above, Howard is seen speaking at the Historically Black College and University (HBCU) Engineering … Continue reading “BEYA Stars and Stripes winner appointed to Department of Defense transition team”
In a lecture at the NAE, Dr. Slaughter, a professor of education and engineering at USC, put out a call to action for racial justice and equity in engineering. Read the full transcript here.
James C. Dalton, who won the BEYA for Career Achievement in 2006, retired as director of Civil Works for the Army Corps of Engineers in 2019.