The SING Consortium began in the USA in year 2011. Since then, it has expanded to across the globe to include sites in Canada, Aotearoa, and Australia. The goal of SING is to include as many Indigenous communities, tribal students and leaders as possible. To that end, each SING location operates independently to best reflect the interests of Indigenous communities that are local to them. Please refer to each of the other SING locations to read about their respective workshops.
Read below to learn more about past SING USA workshops. The summary table includes each cohort and, if applicable, a central topic or theme for that year.
The later SING workshops in the US have had a theme that was reflective of the host and host institutions’ specialty
|2011||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign|
|2013||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign|
|2014||University of Texas, Austin|
|2015||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign|
|2017||University of Arizona (Tucson)||Cancer Genomics & Personalized Medicine|
|2018||University of Washington (Seattle)||Pharmacogenomics & Repatriation|
|2019||University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign||Epigenetics, Transcriptomics & Historical Trauma|
|2020||University of Connecticut||Rescheduled due to COVID-19|
|2021||University of Connecticut||Microbiome|
|2022||Northern Arizona University|
|2023||Ohio State University|