An Endowed Gift That Improves Prospects for the ‘Onlys’

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Publish date: 05-11-2022

Summary:

Throughout much of her adulthood, Christine (Chris) A. Carona ’85 has either experienced or witnessed the “Onlys”—a term used to describe what it feels like to be the only woman or member of an unrepresented group in the room at the workplace. Her newest gift to Syracuse University is designed to address that issue, creating an endowed faculty fellowship in the sciences to inspire young women and other underrepresented students to pursue careers in the sciences and rise to leadership positions in the workplace.

External link: https://news.syr.edu/blog/2022/05/11/an-endowed-gift-that-improves-prospects-for-the-onlys/

Alt text: Christine Carona ’85