UTEP SACNAS Chapter will be holding a meeting this March 3rd, and everyone at Computer Science is invited!
For more information about SACNAS read the following information (from http://sacnas.org/about)
SACNAS is a society of scientists dedicated to advancing Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in science. We are a national nonprofit organization of individuals and organizations interested in quality science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) research, teaching, leadership, and policy.
SACNAS fosters 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.
- To increase the number of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans with advanced degrees in science and the motivation to be leaders.
- To increase the number of Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in science research, leadership, and teaching careers at all levels.
- To increase governmental commitment to advancing Hispanics/Chicanos and Native Americans in science resulting in increased resources, elimination of barriers, and greater equity.
- Inclusive of ethnicities, cultures, and scientific disciplines
- Focused on having a real impact through our purpose and mission
- Committed to standards of excellence in science and education
- Fully mindful of the importance of students’ K-12 experience
- Devoted to full engagement of our members in our work
The ACM will be hosting its second ACM General Meeting
Where and When: Thursday, February 24th at 3:00 PM in CS 318.
If you know of anyone interested in becoming a member or joining us, please let them know as well and help us spread the word!
Thank you all!
See you at the meeting,
ACM Student Chapter Officers