Tending the ASCB Garden through Strategic Planning

Several years ago I moved into a house with a well-established garden. The flowerbeds were full of hydrangeas, daylilies, azaleas, peonies, irises, and weeds, lots and lots of weeds. Although the garden had amazing potential, the first summer my husband and I looked out on  … Read more

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Books by Members

Cell Biology, 3rd Edition, Thomas D. Pollard & William C. Earnshaw & Jennifer Lippincott-Schwartz & Graham Johnson (2016), Elsevier, ISBN:  9780323341264

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Constraints on Teaching

Dear Labby, I am a postdoc and I recently signed up to teach an undergraduate seminar course in my department. The course is organized by a senior professor (who is a very prominent scientist). While preparing my course materials, I was dismayed to learn that  … Read more

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Members in the News

Fourteen ASCB members were among the 84 early-career scientists selected by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the Simons Foundation, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to be Faculty Scholars, in recognition of their great potential to make unique contributions to their field.

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Highlights from MBoC

The Editorial Board of Molecular Biology of the Cell has highlighted the following articles from the October 2016 issues. From among the many fine articles in the journal, the Board selects for these Highlights articles that are of broad interest and significantly advance knowledge or  … Read more

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Seen in the Cell Image Library

ascb new Looking for new ways to stay up to date with the Cell Image Library? Check us out on Instagram at cell_image_library. Whether you are looking for that one perfect example for a lecture or a big data set to analyze, we can help.  … Read more

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Did You Know…?

You Can Renew Your Membership for Multiple Years and Save The 2017 ASCB membership renewal reminder was sent out recently.  If you think the email may have been blocked or are not sure if you have renewed for 2017, please contact Marta Chacon, Membership Manager,  … Read more

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Recent Early Career Meetings

The Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting Saxapahaw, NC. September 12, 2016 The 2016 edition of the Triangle Cytoskeleton Meeting brought over 200 scientists to the beautiful and tranquil town of Saxapahaw, NC, for a retreat-like day of cell biology. With attendees from diverse research and academic backgrounds,  … Read more

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Tips to Combat Research Blues

Picture it: You’re in the throes of multiple experiments. Your lunch and dinner are often out of a paper sack and most likely eaten in less than 15 minutes. When you leave your house in the morning, it’s dark. When you go home at night,  … Read more

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