A collection of news, features and opportunities regarding equity and diversity at the College of Biological Sciences and beyond.
Sarah Hobbie was recently named the 2016
The Office for Equity and Diversity’s Scholarly Excellence in Equity and Diversity (SEED) Awards program honors and acknowledges students from diverse backgrounds who are doing outstanding work at the University of Minnesota, both in and out of the classroom. The 2016-17 SEED Award applications are available. Awards range from $1000-3000. The application deadline for the award is Friday, April 1, 2016 by 4:
EdMN and oSTEM invite you to Out in Education to discuss supporting GLBTQIPA+ students in schools. The event takes place Thursday, February 25, 2016 from 7-8:30 p.m. in 230 Bruininks Hall.
Check out the event's Facebook page for more information.
Jake Grossman talks with Allen Butterfield and ZhaaZhaa Greensky in the field
Left to right: Dan Knights, Pajau Vangay and Kathleen Culhane-Pera in front of West Side Community Health
Left to right: College of Biological Sciences graduate students Derek Nedveck, Mohamed “Mo” Yakub, Beth Fallon and John Benning; Minnesota Zoo conservation biologist Erik Runquist; CBS postdoctoral student Ryan Briscoe-Runquist and son Jack.
Call for nominations for the 2015-16 awards, grants, and scholarships for University women. University-wide awards honor the contributions, research, and/or leadership of current University women faculty and staff; University-wide grants offer funds to further equity for women; and University-wide scholarships support outstanding women students.