Science Alliance the ESA SEEDS Chapter at New Mexico State University
Strategies Ecology Education, Diversity, and Sustainability (SEEDS)
Ecological Society of America (ESA)
We are interested in increasing diversity in the scientific community and increasing opportunities for internships, careers, and educational development for undergraduate and graduate students, with a focus on underrepresented peoples. We have a strong focus on community outreach particularly in environmental, ecological and sustainability education. NMSU Science Alliance aims to unite individuals from different branches of science under one organization with similar interests and goals. Current members of Science Alliance include graduate and undergraduate students in a variety of disciples including Biology, Ecology, Wildlife, Agriculture, Chemistry and History. NMSU Science Alliance is housed within the Biology department at NMSU. All majors are welcome to join. NMSU Science Alliance also focuses on building research experience for students interested in pursuing a career in science or furthering their education in graduate school.
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News & Upcoming Events
We will be having our first meeting of the semester soon! Stay tuned for regular meeting information!!
This year were be having several exciting events!!!!!
Hiking at White Sands
Professional development workshops such as;
how to design a poster presentation
how to apply for travel funds from conferences
how to apply for jobs and internships
4-24-12- Congrats to President Julie Patterson and Secretary Kacie Boden who will be graduating this semester!
We will have open officer positions for Fall 2012 which is a GREAT way to get leadership experience and have something noteworthy to put on a resume. All it takes is good organization, enthusiasm, and a good attitude!
If you're interested in becoming a science alliance officer please email firstname.lastname@example.org or attend our meetings every other Wednesday starting Fall 2012. Check the calendar of events for more info!