Service beyond science: A professor among prisoners


To begin our “Service beyond science” essay series, University of Michigan biological chemist Ruma Banerjee writes about becoming a volunteer at a women’s prison and meeting an inmate of the same age whose life followed a very different path.

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Being a trans scientist


From searching for a non-gendered bathroom to educating colleagues about correct pronouns, TL Jordan, a predoctoral student at the Mayo Clinic, describes the trials and rewards of being a trailblazer for nonbinary people in science.

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