Lydia Villa-Komaroff: Diversity in STEM, Business and Higher Education
Monday, April 15, 2019 - 3:00pm
Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballroom C @ UNR 1500 North Virginia Street
Please join the GSA and Graduate School for this keynote presentation by Dr. Lydia Villa-Komaroff. The presentation will be followed by a reception.
Lydia Villa-Komaroff is a molecular and cellular biologist who has been an academic laboratory scientist, a university administrator, and a business woman. She was the third Mexican American woman in the United States to receive a doctorate degree in the sciences (1975) and is a co-founding member of The Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS).