Optimizing the Intern Experience: A Woods Hole Workshop

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Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center staff, including Center Chief, Rob Thieler, and Woods Hole Diversity Committee Member and Research Geologist, Ben Gutierrez, participated in the 2019 NSF sponsored diversity conference, Optimizing the Research Intern Experience to Build Inclusion and Diversity in the Geosciences Workforce.  

The goal of the workshop is to strengthen undergraduate programs that seek to increase diversity in the STEM workforce by continuing to support efforts to strengthen collaborations between education and research communities.

Learn more about USGS and Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center's ongoing effort to build and support diversity in our science and workforce.

http://www.woodsholediversity.org/

https://www.usgs.gov/science-support/osqi/youth-education-science/diversity-programs

https://www.sea.edu/nsfworkshop

 

Photograph of Dr. Ben Gutierrez moderating a session at the 2019 diversity workshop

Woods Hole Coastal and Marine Science Center geologist, Ben Gutierrez, moderates a panel at the Optimizing the Research Intern Experience to Build Inclusion and Diversity in the Geosciences Workforce Conference, Woods Hole, MA June 28-30, 2019.

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