It’s important to have people to tell you “you belong here,” especially in moments when it’s not easy to say it to yourself.
The manuscript developed by three undergraduate SACNAS chapter members has been published in the Journal Frontiers in Education.
Assistant Professor of Molecular Biology & Biochemistry Teresita Padilla-Benavides founded a University chapter of the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) in July 2020 to provide a space for underrepresented groups involved in STEM. SACNAS is a nationwide organization that has been around for several decades, with chapters providing mentorship and volunteer opportunities … Read more
Professor Padilla-Benavides is dedicated to increasing diversity and inclusion in the field of STEM
Luis Alvarez Aims to Heal Wounds with Tissue-Regenerating “Paint” www.the-scientist.com The bioactive coating tethers restorative proteins to implanted tissues and fosters new growth, animal studies suggest.