Congratulations to Marion McClary at FDU who received a Presidential Citation at this year's convocation for his work on LSAMP
Academic Convocation 2014
Employees with non-STEM degrees are more than likely to feel unqualified or underprepared for their current field of work.
The College Majors Mosts and Least Likely to Lead to Underemployment
Kean University students are thriving under the Garden State LSAMP program. As a fellow member of the LSAMP program, Kean University students are learning the latest forms of research and opportunities to assist them with their careers. To know more, please visit the link below.
LSAMP Program Soars | Kean XChange
These two amazing articles highlight the student's experiences here in the LSAMP program. To learn more about their success, click on the links below.
A Survivor Who Is Thriving, and An LSAMP Success Story
Rutgers University–Newark Wins $3.5 Million Federal Grant to Boost Minority Representation in STEM Fields
The Garden State LSAMP would like to congratulate our recent graduate, Flomo Kokro on his acceptance into the Bridge to Doctorate Program at California State University-LA!!
On Monday, April 28, 2014, a Graduation Ceremony will be held in your honor. You and your family members are invited to attend this special event. The ceremony will include a luncheon and will be held in Paul Robeson Campus Center, Bergen Room 255, 256 & 257 from 11:30a.m.-12:50p.m. (free period). Kindly RSVP if you are attending to firstname.lastname@example.org, and please include the number of guests you wish to accompany you (3 maximum). Also, please confirm that you have applied for May 2014 graduation. Details here.
New tutor schedule are posted here at News page. Welcome our new tutors Dauchon Jones, Linda Arce, Adrianna Matheis, and Duwayne Campbell.
"The LSAMP ... funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to: (1) increase the number of minority undergraduates who graduate in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields; and (2) increase the number of ALL students who earn Ph.D.s in STEM fields... "
"The National Science Foundation Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) program aims to foster success in science and mathematics by minority students in the STEM disciplines..."
...BC-LSAMP scholars will be provided with a supportive and challenging learning environment that will stimulate and nurture their curiosity, and build strong analytic and critical thinking skills...
"...With a grant from the Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP), 89 minority STEM majors were recruited and received help from the ECC LSAMP program in the spring of 2010. "
"(LSAMP)...is to recruit, retain, and graduate increased numbers of Science and Math professionals in order to produce a better-trained, more diversified 21st century STEM workforce."
"..The idea is to provide support services at many levels to help interested students be successful in STEM majors. The Garden State alliance(GS-LSAMP) includes nine schools in central and northern New Jersey that work together to achieve these goals. "
"A learning community to increase success and opportunities in nonmedical science, math, engineering and technology"
"...LSAMP Alliances across the country are designed to provide support services at many levels to help interested students succeed in STEM majors and careers and to provide networks with other LSAMP Scholars. "