Society News

Changes to bylaws on the ballot for spring

March 25, 2020

Note: ASCB is offering a webinar to discuss bylaws changes on April 1, 2020, at 1:00 pm ET. During this…

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Honorific awards acknowledge established scientists in the cell biology community

March 16, 2020

Honorific awards acknowledge established scientists who have made significant contributions to the discipline and community of cell biology. The American…

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ASCB offers awards for life scientists just starting out

March 11, 2020
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The American Society for Cell Biology wants to encourage scientists who have exhibited great promise early in their professional journeys…

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December council meeting targets bylaw updates, publishing, and meeting programming

March 3, 2020

Spirited discussions surrounded the topics of bylaw and policy updates, publishing, and meeting programming during the December 6, 2019, meeting…

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New ASCB committee chairs, co-chairs, and committee members approved by the executive committee

March 3, 2020

With the exception of members of the Nominating Committee, who serve one-year terms, the other committee members will serve three-year…

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Public engagement grant funding renewed for 2020

December 16, 2019
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ASCB is delighted to announce that beginning in January 2020 it will be soliciting another round of applications for Public…

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Wither publishing: Oh, brave new world that has no journals in it!

December 3, 2019
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A President’s final address typically looks back with a satisfied smile on promises delivered, new territories acquired, and foes vanquished…

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Participants at biotech west cast their networks wide

November 22, 2019
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“Keep networking hard,” said Steven Casper, dean of the Keck Graduate Institute’s School of Applied Life Sciences, as participants attending…

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Winning green fluorescent protein images, videos chosen in ASCB contest

November 21, 2019
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Earlier this year, the call went out to the worldwide scientific community to submit their most beautiful and intriguing images…

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Finally, a Budget Deal

November 15, 2019
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Agreement, something rare in Washington, DC, these days, made a brief appearance in late July. After weeks of secret negotiations,…

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