Welcome to Latin@s Gaining Access to Networks for Advancement in Science!

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The Latin@s Gaining Access to Networks for Advancement in Science (L@S GANAS) program at the University of Illinois at Chicago was created through a Hispanic Serving Institution STEM grant from the US Department of Education. UIC is one of a handful of research intensive universities to achieve Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) status. Because we want your experiences at UIC to be rewarding and empowering from day one, we offer specific services at different moments of your UIC career. Below is a list of the ways in which you can be part of L@s GANAS: