Inclusivity

The ASCB MAC’s FRED Program makes an impact at Heritage University on the homeland of the Yakama Nation

October 31, 2019
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The ASCB Minorities Affairs Committee’s (MAC’s) Faculty Research Education Development (FRED) program helped me to secure National Science Foundation Research…

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Jorge Torres named recipient of 2019 Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity

October 7, 2019
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Jorge Torres has been named the 2019 recipient of the ASCB Prize for Excellence in Inclusivity. Torres is an associate…

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Scholarship of Diversity abstracts sought for annual meeting

September 18, 2019
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A new general poster session topic called “Scholarship of Diversity” has been added to the 2019 ASCB|EMBO meeting in Washington,…

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Becoming an agent of change

June 30, 2019
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I am 38 years old, but vividly still remember how it felt to be 12 and suddenly gay. Don’t get…

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Becoming an LGBTQ+ ally as a mentor or peer

June 27, 2019
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Regardless of your background, almost everyone has had the experience of feeling like an outsider. For some of us, it…

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The power of representation and role models for LGBTQ+ scientists

June 25, 2019
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I remember the moment I recognized my queerness for what it was, when I first learned there were options for…

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Finding my community through the ASCB meeting

June 19, 2019
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I was recently invited to be a panelist in the Out in Science discussion hosted by the Gladstone Institute and…

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Transition on the tenure track

June 17, 2019
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As a newly minted associate member of the ASCB LGBTQ+ task force, I have been invited to write a blog…

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Overcoming challenges: how to be a positive advocate for diverse, equitable, and inclusive STEMM

June 14, 2019
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Over the past month alone, a series of reports have highlighted the role of scientists in promoting gender and racial…

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Pride month reminds us of continued inequities in science

June 13, 2019
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The year 2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, which was one of the formative events of the…

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