Diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice

Sharing his love of science

Chino Nwakama is creating opportunities for historically marginalized and low-income students to connect with science.

Grant supports effort to attract Native American students to STEM fields

A collaboration aims to break down barriers for students and spark interest in graduate programs in the biological sciences.

Taking the long view

The BMBB DEI committee hosted students from Heritage E-STEM Magnet School as a way to spark an interest in the sciences.

An eye on outcomes

Biology Teaching and Learning instructors pilot a new approach to supporting student success.

Teaching genetics with an anti-racist lens

A. Kelly Lane and colleagues work to evaluate whether tweaking genetic units can dispel myths that are the basis of racist beliefs.

DEIJ micro-grants awarded

Bridge to the Doctorate Workshop is set for April 20

A conference and society’s anti-racist journey

Abdi Warfa and Beverly Smith-Keiling are active members of the Society for the Advancement in Biology Education Research and participate in discussions about how to ensure that the society and its meetings are inclusive.

Advocating for others

Callie Gustafson champions inclusive and equitable spaces for incoming and current students. 

Research opportunities for underrepresented minority students