NSBE Boston Announces Partnership with MathWorks

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 05/10/2024

 

National Society of Black Engineers Continues Partnership with MathWorks

 

Boston, MA The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) Boston proudly announces its diamond-level partnership with MathWorks, the leading developer of mathematical computing software. The partnership, in its second year, reflects a shared commitment to bridging the STEM gap, enhancing professional development, recruiting and hiring, fostering volunteerism, and celebrating mutual goals.

 

“We are thrilled to partner with MathWorks, a company that shares our vision for diversity, equity, and inclusion in STEM,” said Alexis Smith-Attuquayefio, President of the NSBE Boston chapter. By committing itself to meaningful partnerships with organizations like NSBE, MathWorks is making the necessary actions and investments to drive long-term, sustainable impact for underrepresented individuals in STEM.”

 

MathWorks is dedicated to nurturing future talent by providing resources to students, educators, and youth programs. Recognizing the significance of early exposure to STEM fields, MathWorks actively supports scholarships, grants, and youth initiatives to inspire and empower underrepresented communities. Planned programming under this partnership includes the joint “Career Level-Up: Upskilling to Engineer” and the “ReEngineer Your Career” networking events that promote diversity, enhance professional development, and foster community engagement.

 

Craig Santos, senior director of Training Services, said, “MathWorks is thrilled to continue our partnership with NSBE Boston, reinforcing our commitment to supporting STEM outreach programs tailored for Black students and professionals. Together, we’re building bridges to empower a diverse new generation of STEM leaders through opportunity and Innovation. Our collaboration is a testament to the power of community and technology in shaping a brighter, more inclusive future.” 

 

About MathWorks:

MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software. MATLAB, the language of engineers and scientists, is a programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numeric computation. Simulink is a block diagram environment for simulation and Model-Based Design of multidomain and embedded engineering systems. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on these products to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development in automotive, aerospace, communications, electronics, industrial automation, and other industries. MATLAB and Simulink are fundamental teaching and research tools in the world’s top universities and learning institutions. Founded in 1984, MathWorks employs more than 6,000 people in 34 offices around the world, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, USA. For additional information, visit mathworks.com.

MATLAB and Simulink are registered trademarks of The MathWorks, Inc. See mathworks.com/trademarks for a list of additional trademarks. Other product or brand names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

 

For media inquiries, please contact:

Mekides Mezgebu

Public Relations Chair- NSBE Boston

pr@nsbeboston.org



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