HBCU STEM-US

Research Center

HBCU STEM Undergraduate Success Research Center 

Research

Education

Outreach

Knowledge Transfer

mission statement

 “To understand and tell the stories of HBCUs through convergence research for us, and the nation; thereby, creating a national legacy of excellence in STEM education at HBCUs.” 

Analytic Hub

The ultimate goal of the STEM-US Center is to understand not only WHAT academic interventions are effective in helping HBCU students succeed but also WHY they work.

 

Program

Conferences

The 2021 Joint Convening of the HBCU STEM-US Center and HBCU CEEQA Conference
 

Newsletters

Read the latest news, events, and stories of excellence in STEM education at HBCUs.

Goals

The first goal of the STEM-US Research Center is to provide a national hub for broadening participation convergence research at 50 HBCUs. PVEST will be employed as a theoretical framework by the STEM-US Analytic Hub

RESEARCH PROJECTS

Research projects will emanate from a core research hub consisting of three HBCUs (Morehouse College, Spelman College and Virginia State University), along with a participatory research model composed of 50 other HBCU participants.

THE ACADEMIC PIPELINE PROJECT, LLC

The Academic Pipeline Project, LLC houses a national database of academic pipeline programs, training, and enrichment opportunities that are beneficial for diverse K-12, college and graduate students as well as postdoctoral scholars and faculty.

About Us

Funded by the National Science Foundation, the new HBCU Undergraduate Success Research Center (STEM-US) is led by social scientists, natural scientists, and computer scientists from Morehouse College, Spelman College, and Virginia State University. The five-year STEM-US $9 million grant will be administered through Morehouse College. Students, faculty, and administrators from up to 50 HBCU’s will participate in the Center.

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