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Holiday Potluck

December 9, 2023
5-8 pm

You are warmly invited to our SACNAS Holiday Potluck and Ugly Sweater/White Elephant Gift Exchange Party! Please RSVP with your potluck share item and for the event address. Our hosts will be providing the main dishes, so please feel welcome to come even if you are unable to bring something to share.

SACNAS Holiday Potluck

Food Bank Movie Drive

December 18, 2023
3-5 pm
HSEB 2908

The U of U SACNAS chapter invites YOU to our Food Bank Movie Night Drive on December 18th, from 3-5pm in HSEB 2908. We ask that our attendees bring at least 1 non-perishable item that will be donated to the University food bank as the cost of admission (donations will be taken to the food bank after the event). Take a break from work and watch the movie Cool Runnings with us while enjoying cold refreshments and popcorn that will be provided!

Food Bank Movie Night Drive


Horchata Bachata

November 17, 2023
5-7 pm

It's time to mark your calendars and get ready for an exciting evening of music, dance, and community bonding! "Horchata Bachata" promises to be an unforgettable night filled with Latin rhythms, dance lessons, and delicious horchata to energize you on the dance floor!

Horchata Bachata

Multicultural Potluck

November 20, 2023
5-7 pm
HSEB Alumni Hall

The U of U SACNAS Chapter would like to extend you an invitation to the 2023 SACNASMulticultural Potluck. Everyone is welcome to join us and enjoy a warm meal! Plus, it is FREE! Bring your favorite dish, and let us know where your dish is from!

Multicultural Potluck


NSF GRFP Peer Workshop Series

October 6, 2023
12-1 pm
HSEB 3430

Join us for questions and additional insight to apply for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.  No RSVP required.


Breakfast with Dr. Coyote Maestes

October 24, 2023
9:30 am
HSEB 2949

Don't miss out on our breakfast event with Dr. Willow Coyote Maestes. During the breakfast, you'll have the opportunity to hear about his journey in science and chat in a friendly and engaging atmosphere. Spots are limited to the first fifteen people to RSVP, so make sure to sign up!!

SACNAS Breakfast with Dr. Coyote Maestes


NSF GRFP Peer Workshop Series

September 8, 2023
12-1 pm
HSEB 3430

Join us for questions and additional insight to apply for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship.  No RSVP required.


Welcome Back Celebration

September 9, 2023
5:30 pm

Come join us for an evening celebrating the start of a new academic year with our lovely hosts' David Grunwald and Ellen Wilson. Information to the address and RSVP form can be found on our flyer or on our social media pages. We cannot wait to kick off the new year with you!

SACNAS Welcome Back flyer


End of Year Party

May 12, 2023
12-2 pm
HCI Research South Patio

Please join us this Friday starting at 12:00 PM @ the HCI Research South Patio for our End of the Year lunch & Awards Presentation! Come enjoy good food together and reflect on a year of wonderful SACNAS activities.

SACNAS end of year party


Science Policy 101

April 7, 2023
12 pm
HSEB 2948

Are you interested in Science Policy? Do you want to know what it's like to work as a scientist for a non-profit? Join us for this hybrid seminar to hear from Dr. Sophia Kaska to learn more about science policy and how you can be involved!

SACNAS Science Policy 101

UofU Diversity in STEM Conference

April 8, 2023
CSC 205, 206, & 208

SACNAS Main Campus is proud to celebrate and embrace diversity at the U and learn more about pursuing your career in STEM at our conference!

SACNAS Diversity in STEM Conference



March 21, 2023
11-12 pm
HSEB 4100c

Join SACNAS and DASL for our Inaugural SSNAP (Scholars in Science Native American Path) Talk by Dr. Joslynn Lee!


Breakfast with Dr. Wojcik

March 22, 2023
HSEB 4100c

SACNAS and the Department of Human Genetics are hosting a breakfast with the Human Genetics Semianr Speaker, Dr. Gen Wojcik next week on March 22nd. Dr. Wojcik has graciously agreed to meet with students to discuss scientific training and EDI initiatives. 

SACNAS Breakfast


2022-2023 SACNAS Featured Speaker

February 17, 2023
12-1 pm
HSEB 1730

Please join us and hear Dr. Jeanette Ducut-Sigala talk about her pathway to science and her involvement, challenges, and vision as an EDI & STEM ambassador.

SACNAS 2023 featured speaker flyer

Welcome Back Celebration

September 27, 2023
6 pm

Please join us for our February Social! We will be hosting an Indian Street Food Cooking Social! We will be making a few exciting street foods (Chaat) that every Indian grew up eating. 

SACNAS Indian Street Food Social