Engineering PLUS – stEm PEER Academy Fellows

Sandra C. Affare, PhD

Sandra C. Affare, PhD

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Univ. of TN. Chattanooga [TN]
Asst. Adjunct Instructor

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Project: Organizational Change for Gender Equity in STEM Academic Professions
Angela Y. Birkes, PhD

Angela Y. Birkes, PhD

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Univ. of Georgia [GA]
Alliance Director, Peach State LSAMP

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Project: Engineering Young Scholars Program
Talia Capozzoli

Talia Capozzoli

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Georgia I.o.T. [GA]
Research Associate

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Project: Fostering Engineering Identity: the Impact of Representative Mentorship and Out-of-Classroom Experiences
Sunnie Sun Chung

Sunnie Sun Chung

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Cleveland State Univ. [OH]
Associate Professor of Practice

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Project: Educating AI and Data Science to Increase Diversity in Regional Workforce
Sonia Garcia

Sonia Garcia

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Univ. of Georgia [GA]
Asst. Dean: Undg. Diversity

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Project: Summer Bridge Transitional Program – Increasing Success, Recruitment and Retention of Underrepresented and First Generation Engineering College Students
Renée Trueman

Renée Trueman

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Univ. of Connecticut [CT]
Prgm. Mng.: McNair Scholars

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Project: Elevating Research Apprenticeship Access
Henry Griffith

Henry Griffith

stEm PEER Cohort 1

San Antonio College [TX]
Asst. Prof + Prgm. Crd.: CoE

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Project: Data4SA – A Social Impact Framework for Broadening Participation Amongst Historically Marginalized Individuals
Sehba Hasan

Sehba Hasan

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Tufts University [MA]
Assoc. Dir.: BEST

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Project: Retention of URM in Engineering
Keisha Norris

Keisha Norris

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Miami University [OH]
Asst. Dir: Advising+Diversity

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Project: Blossoming in STEM
Josiah Owusu-Danquah

Josiah Owusu-Danquah

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Cleveland State Univ. [OH]
Asst. Professor

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Project: Integrative Ecosystem to Support Minority Students in Engineering
Melissa Paciulli

Melissa Paciulli

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Kenzie Academy (SNHU) [NH]
Executive Director

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Project: Creating a First Year STEM Program for 2YR / AA Granting Institutions
Johné M. Parker, PhD

Johné M. Parker, PhD

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Univ. of Kentucky [KY]
Acting Associate Dean, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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Project: Cohort Undergraduate Research & Companion Seminar Series
Anita Ramírez

Anita Ramírez

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Richard J. Daley College [IL]
Asst. Professor

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Project: Belonging in Engineering: Fostering Engineering Identity through Intentional Programming
Ryan Sauvé

Ryan Sauvé

stEm PEER Cohort 1

Cornell University [NY]
Asst. Dir: Eng. Learning Init.

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Project: Beyond the Academics: Fostering Positive Identity Development and Self-Efficacy through Supplemental Instruction Workshops
Patricia Thompson

Patricia Thompson

stEm PEER Cohort 1

CC of Allegheny County [STATE]
Assoc. Prof. & Dept. Chair

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Project: Innovations in Instructional Design to Increase Gender Balance in Engineering
Hermine Vedogbeton

Hermine Vedogbeton

stEm PEER Cohort 1

WPI [MA]
Research Scientist

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Creating a Successful Academic Path for Black Students at WPI
Emily Wonnacott-Stanley

Emily Wonnacott-Stanley

stEm PEER Cohort 1

SIUE [IL]
Community Outreach Coord.

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Project: Engaging BIPOC Girls in Hands-on
Problem Solving Activities to Increase the Number
of Girls Completing STEM degrees through
Mentoring and Cohort Engagement