Mrs. Melba Roy Mouton led the mathematicians (known as “computers”) who tracked NASA Echo Satellites.
Dr. Joel W. Branch is Vice President of AI Development at Lucd, Inc.
Mrs. Dorothy Vaughan was the first Black supervisor (leading the all-Black, segregated West Area Computing Unit) at the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), the predecessor to NASA.
The Hennessy Fellows Program awards HBCU graduate students with fellowships! Deadline 12/31!
Dr. Clay Gloster currently is the Interim Vice Provost for Research, Graduate Programs and Extended Learning, and Dean of the Graduate College at North Carolina A&T State University.
Mrs. Harriett G. Jenkins served as the assistant administrator for equal opportunity programs at NASA.