Diversity Program Consortium News 2016

News announcements included on this page highlight research institutions supported by NIGMS

Happening Now: Hannah Valantine Link to external Web site
December, 2016 • The American Society for Microbiology, Cultures: The Disparities Issue & Technology, Quarterly Publication

Building a Diverse Future for Science Link to external Web site
Fall/Winter 2016 • San Francisco State University, SF State Magazine

ReBUILDetroit: A Research-Based Inter-Institutional Collaboration to Diversify the Biomedical Workforce Link to external Web site
Fall 2016 • BioMatters Magazine

Students Discover and Name New Viruses in Unique Introduction to Lab Research at UMBC Link to external Web site
November 23, 2016 • University of Maryland, Baltimore County, UMBC News

New Path for Diverse, Next-Gen Researchers Link to external Web site
Fall 2016 • Wayne State Magazine Feature on ReBUILDetroit Program

Notes from the Diversity Program Consortium Annual Meeting
November 21, 2016 • NIGMS Feedback Loop blog

NRMN Response Letter Link to external Web site
November 18, 2016 • Science Magazine

BUILD PODER Conference at CSUN Examines Science, Race and Racism Link to external Web site
November 10, 2016 • California State University, Northridge, CSUN Today

Build Mentor/Mentee Connections with MyNRMN
November 9, 2016 • Extramural Nexus, NIH Office of Extramural Research

Networking: Match.com for Mentors Link to external Web site
October 5, 2016 Nature Magazine

ASCEND Year 2 Link to external Web site
October 2016Morgan State University, Annual Report on the BUILD ASCEND Program

Part of the Scientific Community Link to external Web site
2016University of Detroit-Mercy, ReBUILDetroit News

BUILDing Brighter Futures Link to external Web site
2016California State University, Long Beach, Quest, Annual Research Magazine

New Tool for Building Mentor/Mentee Connections
September 20, 2016 • NIGMS Feedback Loop blog

Mentoring's Moment Link to external Web site
September 2, 2016 • Science Magazine

BUILDing Diversity in Clinical Trials Through Collaborations Link to external Web site
 August 25, 2016 • University of Rochester Medical Center, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, Stories

Summer Internships Expand Scholars' Horizons (3-part series)
Part One, Lessons Learned Link to external Web site
Part Two, Preparing for Graduate School Link to external Web site
Part Three, Passing the Torch Link to external Web site
Summer 2016 • California State University, Long Beach, BUILD News

BUILD Health Research at CSULB-BUILD Annual Symposium 2015 Link to external Web site
August 25, 2016 • California State University, Long Beach, BUILD YouTube channel

Morgan Students Shine in the ASCEND Summer Research Institute Link to external Web site
August 11, 2016 • Morgan State University, News

Scholars Present Summer Research Link to external Web site
July 2016 • University of Detroit-Mercy, ReBUILDetroit Program News

BUILD Associates Get a Feel for Graduate School Life During UCI Field Trip Link to external Web site
July 2016 • California State University Long Beach, Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity News

Increasing Diversity in the Biomedical Research Workforce Link to external Web site
July 2016 • Association of Public & Land-Grant Universities, in collaboration with the Coalition of Urban Serving Universities
(Faculty leading NRMN and DPC initiatives contributed to the report)