RNA Science at Yale Gets a Boost From Steitz Donation
Joan A. Steitz, PhD, has donated her portion of the prestigious Wolf Prize—which she received in February 2021—to the Yale Center for RNA Science and Medicine. The $33,000 donation will be used to start a Yale RNA Scholars Program in support of junior RNA scientists.
Collective Efforts to Increase Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Genetics Department Make Steady Progress
Every two weeks, members of the Yale Genetics Diversity Advisory Committee (DAC) come together to discuss ways to address equity and inclusion across all underrepresented memberships within the department.