GenOM in the Press

Over the years, the GenOM Project and our students have been featured in a variety of press related materials, including websites, magazines, newspaper articles and videos. Below, you can take a look at some of the materials that GenOM and our students have had the pleasure of being a part of.

The Daily Features a GenOM ALVA 2012 Student

The Daily, the student run newspaper at the University of Washington, featured Jesus Martinez-Gomez in a story about his acceptance into a new program funded by the National Science Foundation called Choose Development!. Jesus is one of only eleven students nationwide to be accepted as a research fellow. To learn more about Jesus, visit his profile.

SHRM Seattle Honors the GenOM Project with a Diversity Inclusion Award

The Seattle chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management honored GenOM with an award for Diversity and Inclusion in Dducation at their annual Diversity and Inclusion Conference for 2011.

Columns Magazine Piece about GenOM ALVA 2009 Student

Columns is a magazine produced by the University of Washington Alumni Association. Laura Barrera-Martinez, a 2009 GenOM ALVA student, was the focus of this March 2010 article discussing the importance of outreach programs for minority students, like GenOM and the University of Washington's Husky Promise program. To learn more about Laura, be sure to visit her profile.

UWTV Special on GenOM Project

Select this link to watch the video, Next Generation Scientists: Minority Outreach in Genome Sciences, created by UWTV featuring past GenOM participants.

Our Organization

The GenOM Project provides educational and research opportunities for underrepresented minority students interested in genomics. These programs target pre-college and undergraduate students.

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