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The Iowa Illinois Nebraska STEM Partnership for Innovation in Research and Education (IINSPIRE) is an NSF LSAMP alliance among 16 two-year and four-year colleges and universities working together to broaden the participation of underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education the Midwest.  In particular addressing the need to remove the barriers impeding student progress and success in STEM fields before education and workforce disparities widen.  We will achieve our goal by:
  • Focusing on transitions from high school and community college to undergraduate studies
  • Ensuring rigorous academic and research preparation
  • Providing students access to financial resources

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Louis Stokes Midwest Center of Excellence Conference
Roadmap to Action: LSAMP Principles for Broadening Participation in STEM

October 24-26
Chicago, IL

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Poster Abstract Deadline: September 15

2014-15 Annual Conference

November 2-3, 2014

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Des Moines Area Community College
Ankeny, Iowa