Early Opportunities Research Partnership Between Howard University, University of Maryland Baltimore County and NASA Goddard for Engaging Underrepresented STEM Students in Earth and Space Sciences

Prabhakar Misra1, Demetrius D Venable2, Susan Hoban3, Belay Demoz4, Lora Bleacher5, Blanche W Meeson6 and William M Farrell5, (1)Howard University, Washington, DC, United States, (2)Howard University, Physics, Washington, DC, United States, (3)University of Maryland Baltimore County, Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET, Baltimore, MD, United States, (4)University of Maryland Baltimore County, Joint Center for Earth Systems Technology (JCET), Baltimore, MD, United States, (5)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD, United States, (6)NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Higher Education NASA GSFC Sciences and Exploration Directorate, Greenbelt, MD, United States