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Why Don’t the Geosciences Have More Diversity?

One factor may be minorities’ lack of significant childhood experience with outdoor spaces.

August 3, 2018Diversity, News

Dinorah Chacin Amoren of the Fish Ecology Lab

Get to know Dinorah Chacin Amorena a PhD student at the Fish Ecology Lab

Dinorah Chacin Amorena, a PhD student at the Fish Ecology Lab gives you a sneak peak into her personal life.

July 16, 2018Blogs and Perspectives, Diversity

Graduate Student - Natalia López-Figueroa

Natalia López-Figueroa gives a brief summary of her research and experience at OSM2018

My name is Natalia López-Figueroa, I am a first year Ph.D. student in the biological oceanography program under the advisement of Dr. Mya Breitbart.

March 14, 2018Blogs and Perspectives, Diversity

USF CMS sunset

USF CMS kicked off the 2017 New Year, with Diversity Workshop

The workshop gave an overview of the ten most salient identities: ability, age, ethnicity, race, national origin, faith, sex, gender, sexual orientation, and socio economic status.

March 28, 2017Diversity, News

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