Welcome to LEVERAGE

STEM for ALL Video Showcase 

LEVERAGE participated in the 2018 STEM for ALL Video Showcase held May 14-21, 2018.  713 presenters and copresenters delivered 214 three-minute videos to share their efforts to transform STEM education.  Project presenters discussed their work online with researchers, practitioners, policy makers, and stakeholders from their communities. The STEM for ALL Video Showcase is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF #1642187).  

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2019 GMiS Early Career Faculty Symposium

Great Minds in STEM invites early-career, Hispanic engineering faculty from 2-year and 4-year institutions, post-docs, and doctoral candidates interested in academia to apply for travel grants to attend the 2019 GMiS Early Career Faculty Symposium, at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL, from September 26-28, 2019.  The Symposium will be held at the 2019 GMiS Conference, which runs from September 25-28, 2019.

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AISES Delivers Spring & Fall Workshops

AISES’ is slated to deliver two LEVERAGE workshops in 2019!  The spring workshop will be held on March 14, 2019, in conjunction with the 2019 AISES Leadership Summit in in Cherokee, NC.  The "Learn More" link below shares information on AISES' Leadership Summit experience.  AISES' fall workshop will be held on October 9, 2019, prior to the AISES National Conference (October 10-12, 2019) in Milwaukee, WI.  Each workshop will provide engineering early career faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and PhD candidates with the opportunity to attend the corresponding Summit or Conference.

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LEVERAGE at a glance...

LEVERAGE, led by an alliance of the seven largest national diversity‐serving engineering professional organizations, provides a fully integrated system for faculty transition stages with the objective of doubling the number of historically underrepresented engineering faculty by 2025.  This resource is a result of an INCLUDES grant from the National Science Foundation (EEC #1649384).  The partner organizations include:

  • American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)
  • Great Minds in STEM™ (GMiS)
  • MAES, Latinos in Science and Engineering (MAES)
  • National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
  • Society for   Advancement  of   Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
  • Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Collectively, these organizations have 300 years of experience supporting and celebrating women and the historically underrepresented in pursuing engineering careers.


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