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November 5, 2019
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“A History of Serving our Nation,” DOE Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
On Oct 8, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity and CALDOE celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a keynote, panel and musical performances.
October 23, 2019
In a conference room Approx 30 attendees gather around with a Dept of Energy seal behind them
DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Hispanic Stakeholder Discussion
On Oct 8, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted the Equity In Energy Hispanic Stakeholder Discussion in Washington, D.C.
October 23, 2019
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DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Tribal Stakeholder Discussion
On Aug 13, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity held “Opportunities, Challenges and Strategies to Reduce Disparities within the Energy Sector."
September 20, 2019
Speakers stand in front of the DOE seal
DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Stakeholder Discussion
On Aug. 13,the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted the Equity In Energy™ Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Stakeholder Discussion.
September 16, 2019
MEISPP Intern Class of 2019 with US Secretary Rick Perry
Thank You and Farewell, 2019 MEISPP Interns!
Fifty-four lucky students have returned to campus with the experience of a lifetime.
September 16, 2019
Johnson Okoduwa Imumbhon stands next a statue of the DOE seal
Meet Johnson Okoduwa Imumbhon, Intern for the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity
Johnson Okoduwa Imumbhon shares his experiences as a MEISPP intern for the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity during the summer of 2019.
September 16, 2019
Headshot of Tiffany Liu in a blazer
Meet Tiffany Liu, Intern for the Office of Management
Tiffany Liu shares her experience as a Minority Educational Institution Student Partnership Program (MEISPP) intern during the summer of 2019.
September 16, 2019
Shavone Brown smiling
Meet Shavone Brown, Intern at the Y-12 National Security Complex
Shavone Brown shares her experiences as a MEISPP intern for the Y-12 National Security Complex during the summer of 2019.
September 16, 2019
Headshot of Sraavani Jayanti in a blazer
Meet Sraavani Jayanti, Intern for the Office of Management and Budget
Sraavani Jayanti shares her experiences as a MEISPP intern for the Office of Management and Budget during the summer of 2019.
September 3, 2019
US Department of Energy Announces $4 Million Funding Opportunity for the Minority Education, Workforce, and Training (MEWT) Program
The MEWT Program is designed to increase engagement and capabilities of underserved communities within STEM and energy fields.
August 16, 2019
Speakers and moderator for the panel standing in front of the american flag.
DOE Celebrates LGBTQ Pride Month
On June 19, DOE celebrated LGBTQ Pride Month with a panel on inclusivity in the workplace.
August 12, 2019
Approx 50 attendees gather around the Director James E. Campos for a group photo.
DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ African American Stakeholder Discussion
On July 15, 2019, the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity hosted the Equity In Energy™ African American Stakeholder Discussion.
August 8, 2019
group photo of staff
Equity in Energy Visits the Pacific Northwest
On June 25th-26th, stakeholders in the energy community gathered in the Pacific Northwest for the Equity in Energy: Stakeholder & Lab Engagement.
August 2, 2019
Staff from DOE and CTUIR assemble around a sign for the CTUIR Department of Science & Engineering building. See caption for names.
Director James E. Campos visits the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR)
On June 27, 2019, Director Campos and other DOE leadership toured the CTUIR in Pendleton, Oregon.
June 27, 2019
DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Hispanic Stakeholder Discussion
DOE Hosts Equity In Energy™ Hispanic Stakeholder Discussion
On June 18, Director Campos hosted an Equity in Energy™ Hispanic Stakeholder Discussion to solicit feedback and facilitate an increased open dialogue.
June 13, 2019
Staff at the conference pose in a group
Houston, We Have Equity in Energy
The inaugural Equity in Energy Engagement and 2020 Summit Planning Meeting and Reception in Houston, Texas.
May 30, 2019
DOE Celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month
DOE Celebrates Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month
On May 7, 2019, DOE honored Asian American and Pacific Islanders in the media and arts.
April 2, 2019
A photo from Special Observances celebrations at the DOE.
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.