Diversity | Bagley College of Engineering

Bagley College of Engineering Office of Diversity and Inclusion reflects on another successful Summer Bridge Program

2023 Summer Bridge students

Another successful Summer Bridge Program has come to an end, and participants of the program have entered their freshman year already ahead of many of their peers. The month-long program, sponsored by Ergon, Inc., a Jackson, Mississippi-based company that provides specialty products and services to essential industries worldwide, allows future Bulldog Engineers to take the…

September 20, 2023

INSIGHT Into Diversity Magazine names BCoE Summer Bridge Program a 2023 Inspiring Program in STEM

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August 22, 2023

ERDC computer scientist and CSE alum earns Black Engineer of the Year Award

Abdul Mohamed

February 15, 2023

Summer Bridge 2023 application now open!

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January 17, 2023

Bagley College of Engineering names new director of diversity programs

Jean Mohammadi-Aragh

Mississippi State University has named Jean Mohammadi-Aragh as the new Director of Diversity Programs and Student Development for the Bagley College of Engineering. The Bagley College of Engineering’s diversity office has a mission to foster a diverse, inclusive, and equitable learning and working environment where all voices, viewpoints, and backgrounds are encouraged and respected. Through…

January 10, 2023

MSU Bagley College of Engineering announces program rankings from the American Society for Engineering Education


Mississippi State University Bagley College of Engineering programs are being recognized by the American Society for Engineering Education 2021 By the Numbers report, with four ranked in the top 50. “I am pleased to see the impact that the Bagley College of Engineering is having on the engineering workforce through our graduates as reported by…

October 25, 2022

Bagley College of Engineering hosts Summer Bridge program for 2022

Summer Bridge

The Bagley College of Engineering held its annual Summer Bridge program sponsored by Ergon, Inc. to support incoming Mississippi State engineering students. The program, which ran from June 5 to July 8, is a five-week program for newly admitted engineering students in the Bagley College of Engineering. While attending, students completed an extended orientation about…

October 20, 2022

MSU Awarded Amazon Charitable Gift for Cyber Security

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Mississippi State has earned a grant from Amazon to support diversity in the university’s Department of Computer Science and Engineering. The grant will help promote undergraduate diversity in cyber security through The Amazon Cyber Security Scholarship and the Amazon Security Support Fund. Shahram Rahimi, the computer science and engineering department head, is excited for the…

February 17, 2022

Engineering student selected for prestigious national symposium

A Mississippi State chemical engineering student recently attended the prestigious Dow Diamond Symposium, taking home top honors in the event’s Social Media Challenge. Meghan Nguyen, a senior in the Dave C. Swalm of Chemical Engineering, was one of just 46 students nationwide chosen to participate in the highly selective event. The symposium is an all-expenses…

January 13, 2022

MSU receives 2021 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award

Mississippi State is again among a select group of universities nationally recognized for outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion.

September 23, 2021