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Panel Discussion with Phytograds Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee

The Phytograds Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee invites you to participate in a panel discussion on the intersection of STEM graduate student power and minoritized status. We will invite three panelists to discuss how race, gender, and disability status affect the realized power grads have in determining the paths of their academic and research careers. We hope all of you will join us for this important conversation.

SciSpark 2021

Five minutes, five slides, no limit to the fascinating things you will learn about the living world!


Lab Girl Book Discussion

Join CBS Student Services for a spring book discussion on Lab Girl by Hope Jahren from 4-5 p.m. on March 31. The book is a memoir about Jahren’s life in the lab working with trees, flowers, soil, and seeds. To make the book accessible to you, CBS will provide 20 students with a copy of the book, to register for a book go to https://z.umn.edu/OrderLabGirl.

Probable Meets Possible: Leveling Up to Combat Climate Change

Join for a conversation this spring with University scientists about how discoveries happening now may impact the future.

Scientists unravel the effects of climate change at two vastly different levels — from the activities of individual microbes to fluxes of gases in the atmosphere.