Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: How the California State University Is Helping Underrepresented Students Become Scientists

Newswise image‚ÄčIn 1973, CSUN biology professor MariaElena Zavala, along with a small group of Latinos and Native American scientists, recognized a pressing need in our nation and formed SACNAS – the Society for Advancement of Chicanos & Native Americans in Science. Their goal was clear and straightforward: to increase the numbers of Latinos and Native Americans in the science fields and diversify the nation’s scientific workforce.