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Let’s talk science (with nonscientists)

May 11, 2020
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A critical part of any scientist’s life is communication. We write grants, scientific papers, and reviews, and we give presentations…

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No more ‘man’els! Increase diversity with the next-generation WICB women speakers list

May 9, 2020
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When faced with the prospect of assembling a panel, conference session, or workshop, we frequently and instinctively invite whoever comes…

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Acknowledge, empower, encourage

May 9, 2020
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Talent is universal; opportunity is not. —Nicholas Kristof, New York Times, March 28, 2012 While Nicholas Kristof was discussing talent…

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Chalfie elected ASCB president for 2022

May 9, 2020
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Martin Chalfie was elected by ASCB members to serve as ASCB President in 2022. Chalfie is a Nobel laureate and…

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A science fair for Congress

May 9, 2020

As researchers, we know it is vitally important to be active advocates for life sciences with the public and with…

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Martin A. Gorovsky, researcher who pioneered the use of tetrahymena to study chromosome biology

May 8, 2020
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Martin (“Marty”) Gorovsky died on October 22, 2019, at age 78. A native of Chicago, Marty was an undergraduate at…

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Science policy needs related to COVID-19 coming into focus

May 7, 2020
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The research community’s policy-related needs and concerns arising from the COVID-19 pandemic are starting to take shape. The ASCB Public…

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How Cell Biologists Work ‘at Home” featuring Maitreyi Das

May 7, 2020
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Maitreyi Das is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biochemistry & Cellular Molecular Biology (BCMB) at the University of…

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In Memoriam: Marilyn Gist Farquhar, cell biology pioneer and ASCB president

May 6, 2020
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Marilyn G. Farquhar, one of ASCB’s most distinguished and celebrated members, died on November 23, 2019, at the age of…

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Writing Your Science Story: How to Get Everyone Else Excited about Your Work

May 4, 2020
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ASCB is presenting a series of Education and Professional Development videos for the benefit of our members. Writing Your Science…

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