September 23, 2022

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In Case You Missed It! DOE Hosted Its First Ever Justice Week

The U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted its first ever Justice Week from Monday, September 12, 2022 through Friday, September 16, 2022.

April 14, 2022

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The Roadmap to Equity: Implementing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities at DOE

DOE is embarking on a range of efforts geared toward advancing equity by removing barriers for members of underserved communities.

April 6, 2022

Partnership in STEM education, workforce development, and business expansion: Pacific Northwest National Labs and the Department of Energy create awareness, interest, and access for sustainable energy

On March 15th, 2022, the Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Economic Impact and Diversity (ED) partnered and cohosted an Awareness, Interest, and Access Webinar with the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). PNNLab is...

April 6, 2022

The Idaho National Labs Environmental Academic Pathways to Sustainable Business

On February 9th, 2022, the Department of Energy's Office of Economic Impact and Diversity (ED) hosted an Awareness, Interest, and Access: Featuring Idaho National Laboratory (INL) webinar. The purpose of this webinar was to...

March 7, 2022

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HBCUs and Energy Advocates take Center Stage in South Carolina

It’s been our experience as staff in the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity that if you speak with anyone with ties to South Carolina the connections to their home state remains deep.

February 17, 2022

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Meet Felix Vazquez-Guemarez, MEISPP Intern for the Minority Educational Institutions Division, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity

Felix Vazquez-Guemarez is a graduate from the University of Puerto Rico School of Law. He also holds a B.S. in Environmental Science and Physics from the University of Puerto Rico.

January 3, 2022

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How Energy Justice, Presidential Initiatives, and Executive Orders Shape Equity at DOE

The word justice can both softly roll into the air and echo with thunderous force across a nation. It has a unique power that carries history just as easily as it can carry people towards hope, togetherness, and action. It is a power so large and...

December 15, 2021

Technical Assistance Webinar for DOE MSI Internship Opportunities

On December 15th, 2021, the Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Economic Impact and Diversity co-hosted with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), an Educational Technical Assistance Webinar, designed to bring awareness to...

September 1, 2021

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Meet Malazia Cepero, MEISPP Intern for the Minority Educational Institutions Division, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity

My name is Malazia Cepero and I am an undergraduate student at American University majoring in Public Health and minoring in Psychology. When coming into the MEISPP internship program I was looking for more opportunities. I wanted to expand...

September 1, 2021

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Meet Todd Gaines, MEISPP Intern for the Minority Workforce Division, Office of Economic Impact and Diversity

My participation in the MEISPP program allowed me to work for the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity which closely matches future career goals I have for myself. Working in an office that allowed me to work on projects that would create...