Levin Center Assistant Director Fabio Milner has been named as a new board member to the national Board of Directors for the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS). Dr. Milner, who is a faculty member in Arizona State University’s School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences and also serves as Associate Dean of Graduate Initiatives for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has led the Center since August 2019. For more information about this announcement and Dr. Milner’s background, please visit https://www.sacnas.org/2020/12/17/sacnas-elects-5-new-board-members/.
Center Affiliate Dr. Susan Holechek’s BIO 101 Class Featured in the Wall Street Journal
Dr. Susan Holechek, in the School of Life Sciences, was recently featured in an article in the Wall Street Journal for the new approach taken in her BIO 101 class, which aims to change the traditional lecture-homework-exam model in higher education and adapt to one for students who have grown up in a technology-saturated environment. The model helps to prepare a diverse student population for collaborative work and using technology for problem solving. Click here for more....