Diversity

featured Diversity stories
Hebert Winful

Herbert Winful named Joseph E. and Anne P. Rowe Professor of Electrical Engineering

Winful has made fundamental contributions to nonlinear optics and the physics of tunneling, while also championing an inclusive department.|Long Read
Six student vloggers

Grad students coping under COVID-19

Through vlogs, students share their frustrations and the silver linings they’ve found while self-isolating.|Short Read
Adrienne D. Stiff-Roberts

Alumna Prof. Adrienne Stiff-Roberts honored with the Willie Hobbs Moore Distinguished Lectureship

The Duke University Professor delivered a virtual talk on enabling hybrid thin films for optoelectronics and shared her memories of Michigan. |Medium Read
OSUM group photo

Optics Society wins Elaine Harden Award from College of Engineering

From outreach programs for local kids to events that bring the U-M Engineering community together, the Optics Society exemplifies leadership and service. |Short Read
Group poses at The 45th NSBE Annual Convention

Motivated to Serve

NSBE National Chair Jocelyn Jackson shares her vision for engineering’s future.|Medium Read
Students walking to class amidst falling snow

University of Michigan Engineering partners with SMASH

SMASH’s STEM-intensive prep program ensures students are ready for college. |Medium Read

Members of CSE earn four MLK Spirit Awards

For “exemplifying the leadership and vision of Dr. King,” four CSE students and faculty were honored as part of U-M’s annual MLK symposium.|Short Read
Shidan Majidi, film director, speaks at a special screening and panel discussion of “Me, the Other,”

‘Me, The Other’ Q&A with Shidan Majidi

Documentary director shares his inspiration and the importance of listening and being an ally. |Medium Read
Martin Luther King, Jr.

ECE students, staff, honored with MLK Spirit Awards

For “exemplifying the leadership and vision of Dr. King,” three members of ECE were honored as part of U-M’s annual MLK symposium. |Short Read
group photo

Team receives award for diversity leadership

Co-chaired by Dr. David Chesney, the team was formed to address how disabled students experience campus.|Short Read
Various participants test out iGYM

Creating a place where kids of all abilities can play together

Prof. Hun-Seok Kim helped design iGYM, an augmented reality system that allows disabled and able-bodied people to play physical games together. |Medium Read
Group photo of SHPE members at National Convention 2019.

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers makes connections, builds relationships at annual convention

At the largest convention for Hispanic STEM students and professionals, U-M students attended career panels and workshops while networking with a variety of big-name companies. |Short Read