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April 2, 2019
DOE Celebrates Visionary Women: Champions of Peace and Nonviolence
On March 20, Secretary Rick Perry, NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty and a panel of distinguished women celebrated Women's History Day.
March 14, 2019
Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson receives In Appreciation Award from Secretary of Energy Rick Perry
DOE Celebrates National African American History Month
On Feb 27, Secretary Rick Perry and Secretary Ben Carson participated in a fireside chat celebrating National African American History Month.
March 8, 2019
Women in Power. Innovate Impact Inspire
8 Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day
Today is International Women’s Day, a worldwide celebration about the incredible contributions to society women have made throughout history.
February 28, 2019
Dr.  William Jacob Knox
Black History Month: 5 Facts About Dr. William Jacob Knox Jr.
Dr. William Jacob Knox Jr. broke barriers his entire life and was the first black supervisor in the Manhattan Project.
February 22, 2019
Kimberly Harper remembers her parents sharing insight from their experiences during the Civil Rights Movement, including marching and protesting for equal access to education in her home state of Arkansas.
Kimberly Harper Receives MLK Spirit Award for Raising Up Young Women
Working in a STEM field for almost twenty-five years has provided Harper with a personal perspective about the need to increase STEM literacy.
February 8, 2019
Dr. Valerie Montgomery Rice stands at the podium, delivering the keynote address at the Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) symposium on December 3-4, 2018
2018 C3E Keynote Dr. Montgomery Rice Connects the Dots between Energy and Health
Dr. Montgomery Rice connects the dots between energy and health in her remarks on health equity.
January 31, 2019
2018 MEISPP Interns pose in front of the DOE building with staff from the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity
Minority Students Encouraged to Apply for 2019 MEISPP Internships
Applications now open for the 2019 MEISPP summer internship program.
January 24, 2019
Commissioner Rodney Ellis of Harris County, Texas gives the keynote address at the Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration on January 23, 2019
DOE Celebrates Martin Luther King, Jr.
DOE celebrated Martin Luther King, Jr. with a special event hosted by the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity on January 23, 2018.
December 21, 2018
Officials from the city of Flint, Michigan, the DOE and the White House in a group photo after the meeting.
Mayor of Flint, DOE and White House Staff Explore Ways to Help the City Bring in Economic Growth
The White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council works across 13 federal agencies to help revitalize economically distressed communities.
December 13, 2018
AABE Hackathon Explores the African-American Experience of Energy Issues
The AABE hackathon on November 16 and 17 focused on the African American experience of energy issues.
December 1, 2018
DOE Celebrates 2018 Native American Heritage Month
DOE Celebrates 2018 Native American Heritage Month on November 29, 2018.
November 29, 2018
ED Director Campos receives overview at PNNL September 25th 2018
Diversity and Inclusion at the Pacific Northwest National Lab
The Honorable James Campos toured PNNL receiving an Overview of the lab and overviews of STEM and Diversity and Inclusion.
October 22, 2018
DOE Celebrates 2018 HBCU Week
DOE partnered with representatives from the White House Initiative on HBCUs, NSF, and the DoEd convened to highlight funding STEM and research.
October 18, 2018
Directory Campos delivers a speech at the Millennial Nuclear Caucus
Millennial Nuclear Caucuses Encouraging Our Youth
Millennial Nuclear Caucuses feature discussions on the path forward for the nuclear industry and the role innovative technology.
October 18, 2018
Economic Impact & Diversity Director visits Alaska
Understanding the Energy Challenges of the Alaska's Remote Villages
Director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity, traveled to Alaska to survey energy related projects across the state.
August 28, 2018
One-on-one matchmaking sessions
MBID 2018 Conference Recap
MBID, hosted by the Department of Energy’s (DOE) MBED Office, with small business stakeholders in Washington, D.C. on Monday, August 20, 2018.
August 10, 2018
Portrait of Alton "Pearson" Benson
Meet Alton “Pearson” Benson, Intern for the Office of Minority Education and Community Development
Get to know Pearson Benson from Hampton University. He is launching his career in marketing with the Minority Edu. and Community Development Office!
August 9, 2018
Picture of Christina Neal
Meet Christina Neal, Intern for the Office of Civil Rights and Equal Opportunity
Get to know Christina Neal from Spelman College. She is launching her legal career with the Office of Civil Rights!
August 9, 2018
Picture of Micharon Byrd
Meet Micharon Byrd, Intern for the Office of Civil Rights and Equal Opportunity
Get to know Micharon Byrd from Ave Maria School of Law. She is launching her career in public service with the Office of Civil Rights.
August 8, 2018
Portrait of Tiffany Ni
Meet Tiffany Ni, Intern for the Minority Business and Economic Development Office
Get to know Tiffany from Virginia Commonwealth Univ. She is launching her career in economics with the Office of Minority Business and Economic Dev.
August 8, 2018
Portrait of Francisco Vargas Alcantara
Meet Francisco Vargas Alcántara, Intern for the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity
Get to know Francisco from Rutgers University-Newark. He is launching his career in public service at the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity.
August 7, 2018
Group portrait of MEISSP Interns, summer 2018
We say farewell and thank you to summer interns
The Office of Economic Impact and Diversity says farewell and thank you to our Minority Educational Institution Student Partnership Program interns.
July 30, 2018
Greetings from the new ED Director
Meet the Honorable James E. Campos, the new Director of the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity at DOE and learn about some of our programs.
July 19, 2018
Middle school student participants in the pre-collegiate Mathematics, Science, and Engineering Academy (M-SEA) component of Fort Valley State University’s Cooperative Developmental Energy Program visit to the Department of Energy on July 12, 2018.
Fort Valley State University’s CDEP, M-SEA, Student Visit
On July 12, 2018, participants in the pre-collegiate Fort Valley State University’s Cooperative Development Energy program visited the DOE.
January 31, 2018
Deputy Secretary D. Brouilette presents Dr. Alveda Knight an Appreciation Award at the Special Observance - MLK Day program, January 25, 2018
DOE Celebrates MLK50
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and in special commemoration of the 50th anniversary of his passing, the Office of Economic Impact and Divers