SACNAS Biography Project

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Making Role Models Visible

You can be what you can’t see…it’s just a lot harder… That’s why we started the SACNAS Biography Project--an online archive of first-person stories by and about Chicano/Hispanic and Native American scientists with advanced degrees in science.

Biography Project

The Biographies

Biography Project Interviews

Visit our YouTube playlist to watch interviews of some of our featured biography members.


Joining + Updating the Project

Are you one of the features in the biography project? Submit updates to your biography using our change form.

Are you interested in being featured in the biography project? Please fill out our application form.


Biographies are written in collaboration with the narrators. Contributors to the project include: Rachel Barron, Cassandra Brooks, Sandra Boer, Natalie Bulkely, Meredith Conatti, Sylvia de la Sancha, Stacy Hartman, Alexander Huie, Marisa Mercado, Jenny Kurzweil, Jason Shaw, Mary Van Note, William Yslas Vélez, Heidi Williams