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Valerie Barnes

Financial Assistant 3

Email: vlb29@psu.edu


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Abbie Canale

Assistant Director of Women in Engineering Program

Email: aes5356@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-6467

Associated Programs: WEPO (Women in Engineering Program Orientation), WEP Wednesdays, Facilitated Study Groups, SWAT Envoys, Pre-college STEM Outreach, STEMinist Studio


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Cathy Cohan

Assistant Research Professor

Email: clc18@psu.edu

Phone: 814-933-8810


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Christine Cunningham

Professor of Practice in Education and Engineering

Email: ccunningham@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-0861


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Sharon Fong

Assistant Director of Student Transitions and Pre-College Programs

Email: sxf912@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-6112

Associated Programs: STEP-UP (Student Transition Engineering Program at University Park); Jump Start Summer Bridge; Change of Campus Leadership Conference; Change of Campus Mentor Program; College of Engineering Veteran Student Support; Change of Campus Programs; K-12/ Pre-College Outreach

Councils/Committees: University Staff Advisory Council (USAC); Change of Campus College Representatives; Multicultural Admissions Recruitment; Schreyer Honors Selection Committee; Title IX Respondent Support Adviser


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Eduardo Granata-Rodriquez

Administrative Support Assistant

Email: eag5378@psu.edu


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Lauren Griggs

Director of Multicultural Engineering Program
Director of Clark Scholars Program

Email: lag5817@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-6613

Associated Programs: Clark Scholars Program, Engineering Summer Bridge Program, Multicultural Engineering Program Orientation, MEP Nights, MEP Envoys, MEP Mentoring Program, Academic Excellence Center, Diversity Roundtable

Adviser/Co-Adviser: Multicultural Engineering Graduate Association, National Society of Black Engineers, Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers, Out In STEM

Councils/Committees: Council of College Multicultural Leadership, Administrative Council on Multicultural Affairs, Millenium Scholars Program Steering Committee, First-Year in Science and Engineering Council

Instructor: Engineering Summer Bridge Metacognition, First-Year Seminar


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Erin Hostetler

Director of Student Research and Graduate Equity

Email: erinh@psu.edu

Phone: 814-867-3019

Associated Programs: Equity Research Experience for Undergraduates program (Equity REU), Multi-Campus Research Experience for Undergraduates (MC REU), KAUST Gifted Students Research Experience for Undergraduates Program (KGSP REU), Summer Research Opportunities Program, Drawdown Scholars Program, Multicultural Engineering Graduate Association, Graduate Women in Engineering, STEM Scholars Monthly Luncheons, Graduate Student Well-Being Groups, Graduate Student Professional Development, Graduate Student Recruiting Events, STEM Open House, College of Engineering Open House

Councils/Committees: Council of College Multicultural Leadership, First-Year Seminar

Instructor: Introduction to Research at Penn State (fall and spring) First-year Seminar


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Cheryl Knobloch

Director of Women in Engineering Program

Email: cik5@psu.edu

Phone: 814-865-6311

Associated Programs: WEPO (Women in Engineering Program Orientation), WEP Wednesdays, Facilitated Study Groups, SWAT Envoys, Pre-college STEM Outreach, STEMinist Studio

Adviser: Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Penn State Student Chapter

Instructor: ME 101, ME 102 First-year Seminars


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Tonya Peeples

Associate Dean of Equity and Inclusion

Email: tonya-peeples@psu.edu


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Tracy Peterson

Director of Student Transitions and Pre-College Programs

Email: trp5248@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-8230

Associated Programs: STEP-UP (Student Transition Engineering Program at University Park); Jump Start Summer Bridge; Change of Campus Leadership Conference; College of Engineering Veteran Student Support; Change of Campus Programs; K-12/ Pre-College Outreach

Adviser/Co-Adviser: American Indian Science and Engineering Society; Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers; Indigenous Peoples Student Association

Councils/Committees: Council of College Multicultural Leadership; Administrative Council of Multicultural Affairs; College of Engineering Staff Advisory Committee; Change of Campus College Representatives; Multicultural Admissions Recruitment; Clark Scholars Program Recruitment


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Cindy Reed

Assistant Director of Student Research and Graduate Equity

Email: chr10@psu.edu

Phone: 814-863-5322

Associated Programs: Drawdown Scholars Program. Multicultural Engineering Graduate Association. Graduate Women in Engineering. STEM Scholars Monthly Luncheons. Graduate Student Well-Being Groups. Graduate Student Professional Development. Graduate Student Recruiting Events. STEM Open House. College of Engineering Open House. Equity Research Experience for Undergraduates program (Equity REU), Multi-Campus Research Experience for Undergraduates (MC REU), KAUST Gifted Students Research Experience for Undergraduates Program (KGSP REU). Summer Research Opportunities Program.

Adviser/Co-Adviser: Multicultural Engineering Graduate Association

Instructor: Instructor: ENGR 097 (Fall) First-year Seminar


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Joy Reid

Administrative Assistant to Dean Peeples

Email: jar61@psu.edu


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Peggy Ryder

Scholarship Awarding Coordinator

Email: scholarships@engr.psu.edu

Center for Engineering Outreach and Inclusion

  • 112 Hammond Building
    University Park, PA 16802-7138
    Phone: 814-865-4287
    Fax: 814-863-7469


 
 

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The Center for Engineering Outreach and Inclusion assists women and multicultural students in the pursuit of their undergraduate and graduate degrees. Our support system of faculty and staff encourages current students to become involved with our programs and student organizations.

Center for Engineering Outreach and Inclusion

College of Engineering

112 Hammond Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-4287