Resources for Female and Minority Students

Professional Organization Memberships


The Duke ECE Diversity Initiative supports our students’ engagement in nationally-recognized professional organizations for women and minorities in engineering. 


  • ACM-W (Association for Computing Machinery’s Women in Computing
  • AISES (American Indian Science and Engineering Society)
  • AWC (Association for Women in Computing)
  • IEEE WIE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - Women in Engineering)
  • MAES (Mexican American Engineers and Scientists)
  • NAMEPA (National Association of Multicultural Engineering Program Associates)
  • NOGLSTP (National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals)
  • NSBE (National Society of Black Engineers)
  • SACNAS (Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science)
  • SHPE (Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers)
  • SWE (Society of Women Engineers)
  • WEPAN (Women in Engineering ProActive Network)