2015

Edgewood Chemical and Biological Center (ECBC) Leadership host MSRDC Working Group Meeting

ECBC and MSRDC Leadership held a working group meeting in Aberdeen, MD this week to discuss several critical items to ensure that Minority Serving Institutions are fully included in Army Research Laboratory priorities.  “Army’s most senior leadership is looking at…

MSRDC attends National Science Foundation STEM meeting at Bowie State University

The National Science Foundation (NSF) held a workshop for faculty and research staff members from area HBCUs, highlighting STEM-oriented research funding opportunities and technical assistance.  Enhancing the quality of undergraduate STEM education and research at HBCUs as a means to…

Survey Results Indicate that Higher Education Leaders favor Consortiums to Spur STEM Funding

MSRDC conducted a survey at the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Capitol Forum to assess interest and value of Consortiums that are focused on STEM Research & Development (R&D) projects in the Federal Government. 83% of those surveyed…

MSRDC attends the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) National Capitol Forum on Hispanic Higher Education

Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSIs) and other higher education advocates participated in HACUs annual meeting in Washington, DC to share their views on a wide range of issues including building stronger partnerships to expand STEM funding. MSRDC’s Glenn Hames shared details…

ECBC briefs Department of Defense Office of Diversity Management & Equal Opportunity

Dr. Joseph Corriveau, Director of ECBC in Aberdeen, MD set aside time in his busy schedule to meet with Mr. Clarence Johnson, Director of Diversity Management & Equal Opportunity at the Pentagon to share his commitment to advancing science and…