YEAR IN REVIEW
The Gamma Gamma Gamma Chapter of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc. is a graduate chapter chartered in Madison, WI. We have been serving the community since 1984. The Madison Omegas are committed to youth & education based programs in our community. With your support, the chapter continues to sponsor youth based programs focused on uplifting our children and overall community. In partnership with the 501(c)(3) Carter G. Woodson Community Service Foundation, we have continued to improve the lives of the under-served in the City of Madison and Dane County.
BRO. BRIAN A. BURT, Ph.D.
Bro. Brian A. Burt,Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Higher Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, publishes article describing the factors and sources of motivation that influence Black men in engineering graduate programs to persist. Burt studies the experience of graduate students and the institutional policies and practices that influence students’ pathways. His work provides new ways to understand science participation and the experiences that might attract students to or turn them away from science pathways. Burt’s work has been supported by the National Academy of Education/Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship, the National Science Foundation’s Early CAREER Award, and other foundations and agencies. He also serves as Research Scientist in the Wisconsin Equity & Inclusion Laboratory (Wei LAB).