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Rich Sheridan, CEO and cofounder of Menlo Innovations, speaks at the daringXchange in the Duderstadt Center

Lessons from daringXchange

When a diverse group can make its own decisions rather than wait for a lone leader, the results can be more productive and more daring. |Short Read
Group of NSBE members pose together with the bipedal robot, Cassie

NSBE 45 focuses on bettering communities and networking

Members gathered in Detroit to attend over 100 professional workshops and panels. |Medium Read
Group photo of the ten ASB-SWE members and their advisor

Promoting STEM on spring break

Students design hands-on projects with high school students in the Chicago area|Short Read
Monument to Joe Louis, AKA The Fist, in Detroit

Conference comes to my hometown

With Detroit hosting the National Society of Black Engineers conference, the chapter president reflects on what it means to him.|Short Read
The morning sun rises on the Grove at North Campus of the Universities of Michigan

Diving into the results of the Campus Climate Survey

Now that the results from the DEI survey are in, plans are underway to explore the data|Medium Read
The Wellness Center seen from the hall

Wellness Zone is a new health resource

From massage chairs to yoga, the North Campus resource will help students manage stress.|Short Read
Michigan Engineering logo

New staff committee will focus on DEI

The committee welcomes ideas for helping staff work and grow in the areas of diversity, equity and inclusion |Short Read
Uche Eke

Uche Eke: A Balancing Act in Computer Science

Uche Eke is a senior studying computer science. He's also a student athlete and is one of a small number of black students enrolled in the CS program at Michigan. With Black History Month drawing to a close, we caught Uche between his classes and the gym to learn about his time here.|Medium Read
A portrait of a female graduate student.

Stories of #HerEngineering

Nine Michigan Engineering graduate students share their experiences as women in their field.|Medium Read
U-M Society of Women Engineers.

Women Engineers lift up next-generation

The Society of Women Engineers took students to the Women Engineers conference, where engineers from diverse backgrounds shared their stories to inspire and encourage young engineers to break barriers and advance the field.|Medium Read
Lynn Conway up close

When pioneers disappear from history

Tech leader Lynn Conway explores why women and underrepresented minorities lose credit for their contributions over time.|Medium Read
Prof. Rada Mihalcea

Making a difference for women in academia

Mihalcea has dedicated substantial effort to developing programs aimed at introducing women to the world of computing|Short Read