Kevin M. Wilson

Are the policy planets in line again?

July 10, 2021

Every so often, the planets in the U.S. policy universe line up to allow big steps forward in U.S. science…

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Advocacy in a world of Zoom

June 14, 2021
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As we pass the first anniversary of work life in a pandemic, we have all tried to get used to…

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Changes to Model Organism Databases (MODs)

March 31, 2021

With the goal of improving integration and sustainability of model organism databases, in September 2016 the National Human Genome Research…

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ICE to monitor OPT compliance

March 30, 2021
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The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) within U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) has announced that it is creating…

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ASCB’s Lander to lead Biden science team

March 30, 2021
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Just days before being sworn in as the 46th president of the United States, Joseph Biden announced the senior members…

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We have a budget! NIH and NSF see increases

March 30, 2021
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At the same time that the congressional, senatorial, and presidential elections were taking place, Congress was able to complete its…

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Biden reverses Trump policy that banned diversity training

January 26, 2021
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After giving his inaugural address and visiting the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier with Presidents Bush, Clinton, and Obama, President…

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Dear President-elect Biden

January 23, 2021
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Once the results of the 2020 presidential election became clear, the ASCB sent a letter to President-elect Biden raising some…

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Anthony Fauci to receive the 2020 ASCB Public Service award

December 7, 2020
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The 2020 ASCB Public Service Award will be presented to Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and…

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Trump administration proposes another hurdle for international students

November 24, 2020
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In what has been viewed by many in the scientific community as just another attack on science and foreign students,…

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