Zack Kopplin wins prestigious public service award
Zack Kopplin is the winner of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology's 2014 Howard K. Schachman Public Service Award for his efforts to promote the teaching of evolution in classrooms.
From the policy blog
ASBMB summer advocacy activities
Published on:Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:11:54 +0000
Congress’ appropriations season is rapidly coming to an end, leaving science funding for the next fiscal year up in the air. Few if any spending bills will be considered before Congress leaves on a long summer recess. This leaves two weeks in September to iron out all of the federal spending bills before fiscal 2015…
A roller coaster ride at the NSF
Published on:Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:18:14 +0000
Category: House Appropriations Committee
For the past several weeks, the National Science Foundation has had its fair share of air time on Capitol Hill. The Frontiers in Innovation, Research, Science and Technology Act has been winding its way through the U.S. House Science, Space and Technology committee since November, and it was finally debated by the full committee two…
From ASBMB Today
August 2013 - Turning controversy into actionASBMB's science policy fellow Chris Pickett describes the role of
scientists when it comes to preparing those in the government and the
judiciary for dealing with high-profile controversies
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ASBMB's Spring Hill Day will be held on March 31-April 2, 2014. Find more information at Spring Hill Day 2014.