SACNAS Mission

SACNAS is a society of scientists dedicated to fostering the success of  Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists—from college students to professionals—to attain advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in science.

What We Offer

  • A community of well driven scientists, where you are given the opportunity to grow as an individual, professional, and a scientist.
  • Selected variety of workshop geared towards professional development, graduate school, community outreach, and personal advancement.
  • Opportunities to outreach to the community and give back to others, while emphasizing a growth in the STEM field. 
  • A safe space to discuss daily issues we face as undergraduate/graduate professionals in our fields and ways to properly address them.
  • A serious and welcoming enviroment to study and interact with other students in similar courses.
  • Scholarship Award for for the National SACNAS Conference registration.
**Save the Date!**

Meeting this Thursday, at 5:30-6:30pm, November 8, 2018 in JBE 160

Meeting Agenda: 

Guest Speaker, Sharon Palma, Keck Graduate Institute admissions outreach representative.

 

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New Members are always welcome :) We will have food and drinks!
 

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DEADLINE November 13, 2018 Latinos in Technology Scholarship Application (Click here to apply)

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Meeting this Thursday October 14, 2018 at 5:30-6:30pm in JBE 160.

Meeting Agenda:

SACNAS Conference Review
& Undergrad/Grad Student Panel - Lessons Learned and Tips for Success

New Members are always welcome :) We will have food and drinks!

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Welcome Back Everyone!

First meeting is Thursday, Oct. 4th, 2018 in Jack Baskin Engineering 160 from 5:30-6:30pm.

We will have pizza and drinks provided by Semilla. Come meet new and old members and see what activities we have in store for you. Looking forward to see you there!

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Good News! We won the SACNAS Chapter of the Year Award!

We are ecstatic to be recognized for our hard work to promote Diversity in STEM. Read more here.

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Bay Area SACNAS BBQ

Meet other SACNAS members from the Bay Area and eat delicious BBQ

@Marx Meadow, San Francisco Golden Gate Park 
12:00 - 5:00pm
Complete the Eventbrite form here if you are attending (to have enough food/drinks for everyone)
June 2, 2018

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March for Science Santa Cruz

Show your support and BE the CHANGE YOU WANT to SEE
April 21, 2018

**We are making posters in -room change- SIN123 April 20th, 12-2pm**

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Giving Day

Annual UC Santa Cruz Fundraiser
February 28, 2018

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