Office of Economic Impact and Diversity Blog
Black History Month: 5 Facts About Dr. William Jacob Knox Jr.Learn More
February 28, 2019
Dr. William Jacob Knox Jr. broke barriers his entire life and was the first black supervisor in the Manhattan Project.
Kimberly Harper Receives MLK Spirit Award for Raising Up Young WomenLearn More
February 22, 2019
Working in a STEM field for almost twenty-five years has provided Harper with a personal perspective about the need to increase STEM literacy.
2018 C3E Keynote Dr. Montgomery Rice Connects the Dots between Energy and HealthLearn More
February 8, 2019
Dr. Montgomery Rice connects the dots between energy and health in her remarks on health equity.
Minority Students Encouraged to Apply for 2019 MEISPP InternshipsLearn More
January 31, 2019
Applications now open for the 2019 MEISPP summer internship program.
Mayor of Flint, DOE and White House Staff Explore Ways to Help the City Bring in Economic GrowthLearn More
December 21, 2018
The White House Opportunity and Revitalization Council works across 13 federal agencies to help revitalize economically distressed communities.
AABE Hackathon Explores the African-American Experience of Energy IssuesLearn More
December 13, 2018
The AABE hackathon on November 16 and 17 focused on the African American experience of energy issues.
Diversity and Inclusion at the Pacific Northwest National LabLearn More
November 29, 2018
The Honorable James Campos toured PNNL receiving an Overview of the lab and overviews of STEM and Diversity and Inclusion.
Interactive Map: Energy Department National Labs and Minority Serving Institutions
Minority serving institutions (MSIs) include:
- Historically Black Colleges and Universities
- Hispanic Serving Institutions
- Asian American Native American/Pacific Islander Serving Institutions
- Tribal Colleges and Universities.
Access our interactive map to identify which National Laboratories are within close proximity to MSIs.
National Disability Employment Awareness Month Observance ProgramLearn More
November 15, 2018
The Department of Energy held its annual special emphasis observance recognizing National Disability Employment Awareness Month program, Oct 23, 2018