An XSEDE-wide effort is underway to expand the community by recruiting and enabling a diverse group of students who have the skills - or are interested in acquiring the skills - to participate in the actual work of XSEDE. The name of this effort is XSEDE EMPOWER ( Expert Mentoring Producing Opportunities for Work, Education, and Research ).

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Participant Highlights

February 1 – April 30, 2021

November 1, 2020 – January 31, 2021

August 1 – October 31, 2020

May 1 – July 31, 2020

February 1 – April 30, 2020

November 1, 2019 – January 31, 2020

August 1 – October 31, 2019

May 1 – July 31, 2019

February 1 – April 30, 2019

November 1, 2018 – January 31, 2019

August 1 – October 31, 2018

May 1 – July 31, 2018

February 1 – April 30, 2018

News Stories about Participants

"Targeting the Deadly Coils of Ebola." https://www.xsede.org/-/targeting-the-deadly-coils-of-ebola. December 22, 2021. Features Tanya Nesterova, EMPOWER participant in Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Summer 2020.

"Using supercomputers to combat Ebola." https://www.newswise.com/articles/using-supercomputers-to-combat-ebola. October 20, 2020. Features Tanya Nesterova, EMPOWER participant in Summer 2019, Fall 2019, and Summer 2020.

"A Bright Future in Research." https://www.udel.edu/udaily/2020/april/blind-chemistry-student-research/. April 3, 2020. Features Olivia Shaw, EMPOWER participant in Spring, Summer, and Fall 2020.

"SWOSU Students Win Two Firsts at High Performance Computing Competition" https://www.swosu.edu/news/2019/2019-09-30b.php. September 30, 2019. Features Braden Box, EMPOWER participant in Spring 2019.

"Senior and professor collaborate on research." https://www.bluffton.edu/news/_beaversall/Beavers062019ryanoostland.aspx. June 20, 2019. Features Ryan Oostland, EMPOWER participant in Summer 2019.

"College of Science to Honor Two Valedictorians." http://polycentric.cpp.edu/2019/05/college-of-science-to-honor-two-valedictorians/. May 17, 2019. Features David Hughes, EMPOWER participant in Summer and Fall 2018 and Spring 2019.

"Researchers Attempt To Predict & Prevent Suicide Using Deep Learning And Math." https://www.forbes.com/sites/robinseatonjefferson/2019/04/15/researchers-confident-deep-learning-and-math-can-help-end-veteran-suicide. April 15, 2019. Features Xinlian Liu, multiple time EMPOWER mentor.

"Paid to learn: Students delve into the world of high performance computing." http://wofford.edu/newsroom/2018/Paid-to-learn/. September 14, 2018. Features Diego Losada Rubio and Taeyoung Shin, EMPOWER participants in Summer 2018.

"#WhyWeLearn: Supercomputing institute ‘surreal’ for Comp Sci major." http://aum.edu/content/whywelearn-supercomputing-institute-%E2%80%98surreal%E2%80%99-comp-sci-major. June 13, 2017.  Features Adrian Rodriguez, EMPOWER participant in Summer 2017.