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Roadmap for increasing diversity in science

June 13, 2017

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META Center members Michelle Sconce, Maria Banuelos, and Karen Guillemin co-authored an opinion piece in the Oregonian advocating for  … read more …

META scientists awarded Kavli Microbiome Ideas Challenge Grant

May 9, 2017

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META Center scientists Raghuveer Parthasarathy, Brendan Bohannan, and Karen Guillemin received one of three grants awarded through the Kavli  … read more …

META Center Marches for Science

April 25, 2017

Science March #1

The META Center was well represented on April 22 at the March for Science in Eugene.  … read more …




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