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FYI This Week

Alondra Nelson speaks at a Sept. 24 event on “innovation for equity” held by Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons.
- AAAS Policy Forum Spotlights DEI
- NIH Director to Step Down
- NSF Swamped by 'Foreign Influence' Allegations
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