2016 HU Diversity Seminars to focus on Inclusion, Health Equity and Training

Fred Hutch’s Hutch United (HU) will host two distinguished seminar speakers on Thursday, March 24th as part of HU’s annual Diversity Seminar program, which is designed to elevate diversity-related discussions. This year Dr. Carol Brown and Dr. Marcus Lambert, both … Continue reading 2016 HU Diversity Seminars to focus on Inclusion, Health Equity and Training

Hutch United member Bish Paul recipient of the UW Citizen Scholar award

Hutch United (HU) is proud to announce that minority graduate student and HU Organizational Committee Member, Biswajit ‘Bish’ Paul is one of the four finalists for this year’s Graduate School Medal awarded by the the University of Washington (UW). The honor is awarded to doctoral student candidates who demonstrate both academic excellence and a strong commitment to social awareness as ‘scholar-citizens.’ The selection process is highly competitive and open to Graduate programs across all UW campuses comprising more than 4,000 students. In a ceremony held on Thursday, May 21st, David L Eaton, the Dean of the Graduate School also presented Bish with a Citizen … Continue reading Hutch United member Bish Paul recipient of the UW Citizen Scholar award

International Science

Hutch United is hosting a Spring Workshop on Mentoring International Trainees on May 28th, 2015. In anticipation, here I share some reflections on the international nature of science and a preview of what Andrea, Erin, Terry and the rest of the team are preparing for discussion at the workshop. One of the most rewarding and unique experiences of working as a scientist is the opportunity to work with others who hail from all corners of the world. It’s not uncommon to have more than four or five different countries represented within a single lab. A huge plus of having international colleagues is the … Continue reading International Science