Dr. Yesim Darici, Director of the FIU Women's Studies Center and Associate Professor of Physics shares her thoughts on a diverse and integrated learning community. She is featured in this Fall's Gazette from the American Physical Society. Specifically, the Gazette pertains to the Committee on the Status of Women in Physics and the Committee on Minorities.
“In the United States many physics departments are concerned about how to increase the number of undergraduate students in their program and how to support and attract historically underrepresented groups to their programs. I am writing this articale to share with you what has worked for us at Florida International University, and to suggest a few tips that may help you foster similar success in your departments.”