A series of vandalism incidents in the Sinsheimer Laboratories building, starting in 2020 and continuing into 2021, left Black students on Science and Engineering Hill feeling unsafe and unwelcome. As one step in the healing process, a new mural by the artist Paul Lewin now brightens the first-floor entrance to the Sinsheimer Labs.
Join the culture shift in scientific fieldwork! BBFF at UC Santa Cruz is seeking applicants to become certified facilitators for our workshop, Building a Better Fieldwork Future: Preventing Sexual Harassment and Assault in Field Settings. Applications open MAY 24, are due JULY 16th. Please circulate the opportunity to your network.
Hands-on field learning key to retention, success of underrepresented biology students
Professor Tracy Larrabee succeeded in closing the gap between underrepresented minority and first-generation college students and the rest of her class