September 2023. Applications for 2024 ROOT & SHOOT travel awards open. More information.

October 2023. The Inclusive STEM Teaching Project is a 6 week course designed to advance the awareness, self-efficacy, and the ability of faculty, postdocs, and doctoral students to cultivate inclusive STEM learning environments for all their students and to develop themselves as reflective, inclusive practitioners. This is a free, online course through the BUx and runs from Oct. 2 through Nov. 21. More information

Ongoing. Corteva Agriscience Internship Opportunities are now open. Career areas include: Research & Development, Corporate Function, Manufacturing, Sourcing & Logistics, and Marketing & Sales. More information.

Ongoing. Race equity challenge opportunity, sponsored by the Committee for Outreach, Diversity, Inclusion, and Education at the Maize Genetics Cooperation, Inc. More information. 

Ongoing. DiversityPlantSci online resource: a list of plant scientists that are members of under-represented groups in plant science to reference as you seek speakers, reviewers, and participants for career or mentorship opportunities. More information.

More information and resources from our organizations

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2023 Conferences

Maize Genetics Meeting (organized by the Maize Genetics Cooperation, MGC)

         March 16 – 19, 2023  || St Louis Missouri

The International Conference on Arabidopsis Research (ICAR) (supported by the North American Arabidopsis Steering Committee, NAASC)

         June 5-9, 2023 || Chiba, Japan

IS-MPMI Congress (organized by the International Society of Molecular Plant Microbe Interactions, IS-MPMI)

         July 16 – 20, 2023 || Providence, Rhode Island

Botany (organized by the Botanical Society of America, BSA, the American Society of Plant Taxonomists, ASPT, and others)

         July 22 – 26, 2023 || Boise, Idaho

Plant Biology (organized by the American Society of Plant Biologists, ASPB).

         Aug 5 – 9, 2023 || Savannah, Georgia

Plant Health: The American Phytopathological Society Annual Meeting (organized by the American Phytopathological Society, APS).

         Aug 12 – 16, 2023​ || Denver, Colorado


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