Three Universities Honored for Their Efforts to Retain Minority Engineering Students

The Exxon Mobil Corporation, in conjunction with the National Society of Black Engineers, has given out the inaugural Impact Awards to three universities that have achieved solid performance in retaining underrepresented minority students enrolled in engineering programs on their campuses.

The three winners are Purdue University, Virginia Tech, and the University of Texas. Each university will receive a grant to further their efforts to retain minority engineering students.