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HSI STEM Impact Program

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Dr. Laura Cortez

HSI Forum

Dr. Laura Cortez was the keynote speaker for the HSI Week Forum.

ice cream social

Paletas y Pláticas

During the ice cream social event, students had the opportunity to interact with their peers and learn about the Latina/o Studies minor.

community day at the uac arch

Community Day

Students could hear information from Representatives of various departments across campus, while watching Mariachi Nueva Generacion perform.

student mixer with professors

Lightning Rounds

Offered the students an opportunity to meet and hold discussions with STEM faculty members.

The HSI STEM Impact Program enhances and strengthens the STEM success pipeline through high-impact practices and outreach.  HIGH-Impact services are provided to new freshmen, transfer, and continuing students in STEM baccalaureate programs within the College of Science and Engineering. 

HSI STEM Impact strengthens STEM success through professional development and research.  Faculty can serve as Mentors for undergraduate STEM research and guide students through this STEM Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE).  Faculty and Staff can develop cultural fluency to increasingly diversify the STEM student experience. 

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