CALIBRE Systems Inc. announced May 24 that the company has been selected as a 2016 Top Supporter of Historically Black Colleges and Universities’ (HBCUs) Engineering Programs.
“CALIBRE is honored to be selected as a Top Supporter of Historically Black Colleges and Universities’ engineering programs,” CALIBRE President and CEO Joe Martore said. “Support for quality education in our workforce is among CALIBRE’s highest priorities. This recognition demonstrates our efforts to expand the capacity and diversity of student involvement in the academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.”
The Top Supporters survey polls the deans of the 15 ABET-accredited, historically Black college and university engineering programs to list the corporate and government/non-profit organizations that provide the most support to their schools. In completing this annual survey, the institutions consider the following factors: support for infrastructure modernization and enhancement, research and mentorship projects, participation on advisory councils, faculty development opportunities, scholarship, student projects, stipends, co-ops and career opportunities.
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