The 2020 ASPB Midwest Meeting will be held at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign on March 21-22, 2020. If you are looking for a carpool or a roommate to help save on expenses, comment below with what you are looking for. See a comment that matches your needs, reply and connect to work out the details.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Space Technology Mission Directorate released a NASA Research Announcement (NRA) titled "Space Technology Research, Development, Demonstration, and Infusion-2020." The purpose of an NRA is to address future technological challenges of the aerospace enterprise that encourage economic growth and space research objectives. Awards can be up to $200,000 per year for up to three years. Notices of intent are strongly encouraged and should be submitted by February 26, with full proposals due by March 25, 2020.
Yun-Ting Kao Shares her takeaways from a webinar with Gretchen Rubin hosted by Women in Biology
Your Plant Biology 2020 journey begins with the abstract you write. In this article Laura Klasek discusses the challenges of writing abstracts and why even if abstracts are tricky and intimidating, you should write them, submit them by February 20th, and come to Plant Biology 2020.
In episode 224 of Talking Biotech podcast, ASPB Conviron Scholar Modesta Abugu interviews Dr. Mary Williams who shares some of the ways that ASPB can mentor young scientists, develop careers, partake in ambassador programs, interact with others, and learn communication skills.
Xiao-Ran Zhou discusses his publication "CPlantBox, A Whole Plant Modelling Framework for the Simulation of Water and Carbon Related Processes"