Dean Miguel García-Garibay featured speaker at SACNAS 2017

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As a featured speaker at the 2017 SACNAS Diversity in STEM Conference, Dean Miguel García-Garibay spoke about his work with molecular machinery. 

García-Garibay gave the lecture to thousands of students, faculty, and researchers at the 2017 SACNAS: The National Diversity in STEM Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, October 19-21, 2017. He spoke about how, with careful orchestration and collaboration, molecules – like music – can turn noise into something beautiful.

The Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is an organization dedicated to fostering the success of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans, from college students to professionals, in attaining advanced degrees, careers, and positions of leadership in STEM.

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The video of García-Garibay’s speech can be viewed on Youtube.

Update: In January 2018, Garcia-Garibay’s speech was featured on the UCLA Newsroom website.

As a professor of organic chemistry, García-Garibay has served as Dean of the Division of Physical Sciences in the UCLA College of Letters and Sciences since July 2016.

To learn more about García-Garibay’s research, visit his group’s website