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  • ASPB-related news you can use...
    • Big news!  ASPB is expanding committee participation to include early career scientists.  APPLY NOW (and until January 15) to be considered for a seat on the Education, International, Minority Affairs, Program, Publications, and Women in Plant Biology Committees.
    • Love ASPB? Apply here by January 15 to join the ASPB Ambassador Program.
    • CALL FOR PAPERS - The Plant Cell 30th Anniversary Collection: Rethinking the Past and Shaping the Future of Plant Biology - submit by June 30
  • Plant Science Meetings:
    • Phenome 2019 - the full program schedule is up, check it out!
    • Plant Biology 2019 (San Jose, CA, August 3-7, 2019) - registration will open in January; watch your email!
    • Plant Synthetic Biology 2019 (San Jose, CA, August 7-9, 2019) - right after PB19; save the dates! 
    • COMING SOON - we're busy building a new Plant Science Events Calendar that will aggregate relevant conferences and events across the plant science community. Watch this space, especially if you have any meetings or events you'd like to promote!
  • 2019 L’Oréal USA For Women in Science fellowship program - awards five women postdoctoral scientists annually with grants of $60,000 each for their contributions in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) fields and commitment to serving as role models for younger generations. Apply here before February 1!


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