Diversity and Outreach

STEM and Health Outreach for AHANA (SHofA)

STEM and Health Outreach for AHANA (SHofA)

The STEM and Health Outreach for AHANA (SHOfA) is an organization dedicated to serving students on their journey towards their accomplished careers in STEM and healthcare fields despite the social pressures they may face on campus. The goal of SHOfA is to increase recruitment and academic success of underrepresented students, as well as educationally and economically disadvantaged students, who are interested in pursuing careers in the STEM professions.

Through SHOfA, students, alumni, professors and faculty are brought together in order to encourage one another to achieve academic success as BC eagles. 

Other Resources

  • Women in Science and Technology
    The Women in Science and Technology Program (WST) has brought together hundreds of female students from Boston-area high schools for a month-long weekend program of research, lectures, field trips, and the opportunity to meet mentors and role models from scientific disciplines.
  • Gateway Scholars Program
    The Gateway Scholars Program for STEM supports first generation and students of color through the foundational courses in biology and chemistry that are required for the Biology and Biochemistry majors.
  • Office for Institutional Diversity (OID)
  • OID Programs
  • Thrive at BC

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