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Idaho Diversity Network

Welcome to the Idaho Diversity Network (IDN) E-Newsletter!

IDN supports STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) in Idaho and fosters communication across campuses to encourage the formation and dissemination of new ideas, values, and learning, and provides leadership to carry out integrative activities.

Highlights

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Idaho State Board of Education Announces Tuition Reduction for American Indian Students
Bridges to Baccalaureate (B2B) Completes First Year
5th Annual Hispanic Healthcare and Technology Careers Conference
MOSS Connects Traditional Knowledge and Science

Idaho Diversity Network to Expand
Opportunities with GEM3 Support

Upcoming Events

The Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is holding their annual National Diversity in STEM Conference on October 11-13, 2018 in San Antonio, TX.  Learn more or register.
 
The Annual American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) National Conference is coming up on October 4-6, 2018 in Oklahoma City, OK.  Learn more

Announcements

McCall Outdoor Science School (MOSS) Graduate Student Scholarships Available. Applications due on rolling basis. For more information contact Leslie Dorsey, Graduate Program Coordinator, at ldorsey@uidaho.edu or visit the MOSS Graduate Program webpage.
 
2018 Early STEM Education Summit.  Oct 26, 8:30 – 4:30, Boise, ID Riverside Hotel. For more information visit Idaho STEM.
 
STEM AC Conference Sponsorship Funding
Idaho STEM Action Center funding is available to sponsor conferences with a STEM focus in five broad areas:
  • Student learning and achievement (including underrepresented populations)
  • Student access to STEM including equity issues
  • Teacher professional development and opportunities
  • College and career STEM pathways
  • Industry and workforce needs
For more information visit Idaho STEM.

Submit a Feature!

We want to learn more about what is going on with STEM and Diversity from around the state so please help us by submitting information from your institution. We hope to get e-news out on a monthly basis and grow our statewide awareness on STEM/Diversity issues so please submit your information by emailing sarahp@uidaho.edu.  Submissions can include:
  1. STEM/Diversity related articles or links to your institutional website for full articles or news releases (student features, new programs, etc.)
  2. STEM/Diversity related announcements (scholarships, internships, collaborative opportunities, grants etc.)
  3. STEM/Diversity related photos with detailed captions
Share Your News
The Idaho Diversity Network supports STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in Idaho by fostering communication across campuses to encourage the formation and dissemination of new ideas, values, and learning, and provides leadership to carry out integrative activities. The Network involves Idaho’s three public universities and 2 and 4 year colleges and assists in creating sustainable partnerships, and strengthening recruitment and retention efforts, particularly for underrepresented minorities, women, and persons with disabilities. To learn more about the Idaho Diversity Network visit www.idahodiversity.org
 
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