Diversity and Inclusion
Building Bridges to underrepresented students
When Yamil Colón
arrived on campus as an undergraduate, he hadn't spent much time off the island of Puerto Rico. Colón found his way at Notre Dame thanks to the support he received from Multicultural Student Programs and Services. Now he's back as a tenure-track assistant professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering. He is also part of Building Bridges, an MSPS program that pairs underrepresented and minority students with faculty mentors. (More...
“I want to help diversify the University and keep that diversity because it’s not just about bringing students in, but keeping them here and giving them the tools and support that they need to battle through.” – Yamil Colón