Acceptance speech for
oSTEM (Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics)
2018 Global STEM Service Award
"This award is presented to an active member, alumnus/a, chapter mentor, or organization leader of oSTEM who has demonstrated a strong dedication to oSTEM, LGBTQ people in STEM, and STEM education. They are an outstanding role model for the future of our community. They are accomplished in their academic or professional lives and they regularly advocate for the full inclusion of people of all marginalized identities. They are committed to and continually strive to understand the most effective methods for reaching equality for all people."
Presented at oSTEM's 8th Annual Conference
November 16, 2018
Aaron F. Mertz, Ph.D.
Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellow
Rockefeller University, New York, NY
Co-Founder, People at Rockefeller Identifying as Sexual/Gender Minorities