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MEP and CS@Mines Black History Month Guest Speaker – Dr. Kamua Bobb

February 12 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

The Department of Computer Science and the Multicultural Engineering Program invite you to join us for an engaging conversation with

Dr. Kamau Bobb, Director of the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing at Georgia Tech

Dr. Bobb is the Global Lead for Diversity Strategy and Research at Google and the founding Senior Director of the Constellations Center for Equity in Computing at Georgia Tech. He is an engineer and science and technology policy scholar whose work focuses on the relationship between equity in the STEM enterprise, large educational systems, and the structural conditions that influence contemporary American life. He brings to his current position a wealth of experience as a former Program Officer at the National Science Foundation (NSF). Dr. Bobb was the Director of the STEM Initiative for the University System of Georgia, a collaborative effort with the governor’s office to improve STEM education across the 30 public institutions serving approximately 325,000 students in the state. Dr. Bobb holds a Ph.D. in Science and Technology Policy from Georgia Tech and M.S. and B.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.

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Date:
February 12
Time:
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
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Room Number
Ballroom A
Email Contact
asalazar@mines.edu

Venue

Ben H. Parker Student Center
1200 16th St.
Golden, CO 80401 United States
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