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Jul12015
Application for the 2016 session of the Mirzayan Fellowship are now available.

Aug10-122015
Kavli Frontiers of Science: Sixth Indo-American Symposium
Irvine, CA


Aug192015
GUIRR Webinar: Approaches to Climate Intervention
1:00 pm EST.
This webinar will cover two reports, therefore this webinar will be 90 minutes

Aug24-262015
Effective Approaches for Monitoring and Assessing Gulf of Mexico Restoration Activities



Media Coverage
 
cover imageExpanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America's Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads (June 2011)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

July 21, 2015
Another report urging reform for biomedical workforce training
Science
“In hope of finding consensus, the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) in Rockville, Maryland, combed through 267 recommendations in nine of these reports from a variety of groups that include the National Academy of Sciences and a group of postdocs.

July 17, 2014
What It Takes to Help Students Succeed
Chronicle of Higher Education
All you need to do is look at the report that I chaired for the National Academy of Sciences, and you'll see 20 percent of blacks and Hispanics, but only 32 percent of whites, and 40 percent of Asian-Americans who begin with a major in science and engineering graduate with a major in those areas.

July 16, 2015
Toward a sustainable biomedical research enterprise: Finding consensus and implementing recommendations
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences

May 18, 2012
The 100 Most Influential People in the World: Freeman Hrabowski, Educator
Time.com
Now, as an adviser to the National Academies, he's devoted to helping others succeed, in school and beyond...

 May 4, 2012
Grant Funds STEM Program for American Indian, Hispanic Youth
UA News
The National Academies Press's "Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America's Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroad," which was...

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