Lincoln Lab summer intern Shelia Rogers, 1977

Sheila Rogers
Photo: Calvin Campbell/MIT News Office, Courtesy MIT Museum

Tennessee University student Sheila M. Rogers of Hopkinsville, KY in her third year as an intern at Lincoln Lab, June 1977.

Created in 1974, the MIT Lincoln Laboratory Minority Student Internship Program exposed students to research in advanced electronics, aiming to expand opportunities for undergraduates from historically black colleges.

Timeline: 1970s
Career: EducationEngineeringMilitaryScienceTechnology
Object: Photograph
Collection: HBCUs, Integration and Differentiation 1969-1994, Lincoln Lab, Recruitment, STEM Education, Students, Women
External Link: https://www.ll.mit.edu/