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The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is a society that was founded in 1975 at Purdue University, located in West Lafayette, Indiana. It is one of the largest student-run organizations in the United States, with core activities centered on improving the recruitment and retention of Black and other minority engineers in both academia and industry.[1][2]

NSBE has more than 30,000 members worldwide, 18 regional conferences, an annual international conference, an annual national convention, and offers multiple scholarships. NSBE also represents 310 collegiate student chapters, 99 pre-college programs, and 88 professional chapters with their 6,000 technical members. A professional staff operates NSBE’s World Headquarters in Virginia. -Wikipedia


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To increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community

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Get in touch with fellow black engineers who will understand you struggles and be there to help you to the finish line.
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