Colorado Organization for the Advancement of Diverse Scholars in Science

COADSS is a student organization with the aim to promote diversity in STEM and empower students to overcome educational/professional adversity and pursue careers in STEM fields.  COADSS was created to provide undergraduate, graduate, and post-baccalaureate students a seminar series with the aim to provide them exposure to accomplished professionals in STEM fields.

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CU Denver - Chemistry - History

COADSS was created in 2016 with base in the Chemistry Department at CU Denver with support from the University of Colorado Diversity and Excellence grant 2015-2016.

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COADSS works as a chapter of the nation-wide organization ADSE, of which many goals and principles are shared.