SACNAS: The Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science

SACNAS: The Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science

SACNAS_Picture_Formatted.jpg

SACNAS Official Logo

SACNAS Official Logo

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science

This lesson plan introduces students to the Society for the Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS). It situates the formation of SACNAS in the historical context of the 1970s and encourages students to contemplate the significance of advocacy and diversity organizations such as SACNAS.