ACS Webinars in Diversity & Inclusion

The American Chemical Society (ACS) published a number of webinars on topics related to Diversity and Inclusion. These are linked below; they are locked to members of the society, contact your department if you wish to pursue membership. Leading and Living Inclusively Finding Your Voice in the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Conversation How to Retain … Read more

From Admissions to Career Opportunities

Presentations from the Virtual NIH Graduate & Professional School Fair, August 4-7, 2020 Bioengineering Genetic Counseling Public Health Clinical Psychology Data Science/Computational Biology/Bioinformatics

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When we increase diversity in academia, we all win

Addressing diversity challenges in academia is a highly complex multi-faceted topic that is impossible to do justice in a short opinion piece. This is, therefore, just a small set of examples: By paying attention to our own biases and thinking carefully about how we interact with those around us, both in terms of the language … Read more

Building an Antiracist Lab

Building an Antiracist Lab: Scientists Offer Steps to Take Action Now (This is a short blurb of the article below) There are steps that can be taken now to help make research groups more equitable and inclusive, researchers state in a recently published paper Ten simple rules for building an antiracist lab Demographics of the … Read more

Fostering a Sense of Belonging in STEM

The myth that underrepresented students leave science because they can’t keep up reflects an unwillingness to deal with the truth that it’s we who must change, writes Kerstin M. Perez. Read Here