Brandeis University SACNAS Student Chapter 


Advancing Hispanics/Chicanos &
Native Americans in Science

SACNAS is a society of scientists dedicated to fostering the success of Hispanic/Chicano and Native American scientists—from college students to professionals—in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership."

For over 35 years, SACNAS has provided strong national leadership in improving and expanding opportunities for minorities in the scientific workforce and academia; mentoring college students within science, mathematics, and engineering; as well as, supporting quality pre-college (K-12) science education. SACNAS' annual national conference and pre-college teacher training workshops, chapters program, post-doc and leadership initiatives, and online internship and job placement resources are tools that help a diverse community of undergraduate and graduate students, postdoctoral researchers, professors, administrators, and pre-college educators achieve expertise within their disciplines.

Goals for Brandeis SACNAS Chapter:

  1. Promote diversity
  2. Promote leadership
  3. Recruit high quality underrepresented students to Brandeis
  4. Increase retention of underrepresented students in the sciences
  5. Give back to the community at large

Join Us!

  1. Email to get information about our bi-monthly meetings.
  2. Create a profile on-line at SACNAS. Email us your SACNAS ID# to become a national member.
  3. Add us as a fan on facebook.

Contact Us:

Contact: Officers

415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02453 (781) 736-2000