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Diversifying STEM

The Science Learning Institute’s mission is to advance equity and diversity in STEM at Foothill College by supporting students from underrepresented groups in their academic and career pathways in STEM. Read our full mission and vision statement.

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Happy Spring!

  • The SLI STEM Impact Team will be hosting our last event of the quarter with Empowering Voices - a launch of a student poster exhibit and reflection circles about being a STEM student. Join us Wed May 22 from 3 - 4:30pm in Room 4501! 
  • Join us for our STEM Equity Seminars for Owls - talk by Dr. Saul Villeda, from UCSF. Talk entitled: "Mechanisms of Brain Aging and Rejuvenation." This will be on Fri, May 24 from 12 - 1:30pm, in person and on Zoom. RSVP NOW!
  • Check out the winner of the SLI STEM T-Shirt Contest 2024 - Foothill student Audrey Tran! Find out how to get YOUR shirt at our webpage

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