SACNAS-UH

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science, University of Houston Chapter

Welcome

What is SACNAS?

SACNAS, or the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science, is an inclusive national organization dedicated to fostering the success of diverse scientists, from college students to professionals, in attaining research opportunities, advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.

Our mission

The UH Chapter of SACNAS celebrates, supports, and encourages true diversity in STEM, with special emphasis on helping students find meaningful connections with the UH research community, flourish intellectually and socially during their UH careers, and graduate ready to transition successfully their post-UH lives.

Additional info

At our bimonthly meetings, we host guest speakers, lead statement and poster presentation workshops, and assist with lab placements in addition to going on lab tours. Feel free to reach out to us (UH.sacnas@gmail.com) with any questions or concerns!