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Steve Pyne talks History of Fire with National Geographic

Professor Stephen Pyne, Regents Professor and Sustainability Scholar, recently spoke with Michelle Nijhuis at National Geographic about his new book,

Embryo Project Wows at Homecoming

With a small table and lots of energy, the Embryo Project reached out to the homecoming crowds with science, history, and spectacular embryos

CBS at the 2015 Conference on Complex Systems

Yawen Zou, Ken Aiello, and Deryc Painter attended the Conference on Complex systems and presented their latest research.

A Prestigious Award for Dr. Steve Pyne

Dr. Steve Pyne gave the opening keynote address at the VI International Wildland Fire Conference held this year in Pyeongchang, Korea

Hands on Science Sparky

Association for Women in Science

The Central Arizona chapter of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS-CAZ) has professional development opportunities for you!

"Dino Highway" by Artist Ray Troll and Paleontologist Kirk Johnson

"Cruisin' the Fossil Freeway"

"Cruisin’ the Fossil Freeway" with Artist Ray Troll and Paleontologist Kirk Johnson is an exhibit that brings together the best of the ASU Natural History Collections’s fossil collection and the fossil-inspired artwork of celebrated artist Ray Troll to explore questions abou

Jane Maienschein earns David L. Hull Prize

Biology and Society Director brings home the gold.

Federica Turriziani Colonna uncovers forgotten history in Trieste

Sometimes digging through archives is a dirty job.

AAAS Travel Grant Opportunity

Barrett, The Honors College and the Center for Biology and Society are teaming up to offer travel grants for selected students across all science and social science disciplines that are included within AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science).

Associate Professor Sara Brownell

Sara Brownell blazes her way through her first semesters at ASU

Biology and Society Assistant Professor Sara Brownell has won the ASU Centennial Professor Award and made waves in biology education research--all within her first two years at ASU.

Steve Elliott named 2015 Flinn-Brown Fellow

The Arizona Center for Civic Leadership named Biology & Society PhD candidate Steve Elliott as one of 33 Flinn-Brown Fellows for 2015. Candidates were selected based on leadership accomplishments and potential, and will become part of the vibrant Flinn-Brown network. Elliott's leadership efforts include a commitment to community involvement that led to him previously being named an ASU Spirit of Service Scholar, and public outreach for science communication, which Elliott promotes as the Editor-in-Chief of the Embryo Project Encyclopedia.

Welcome New Grad Students

Eleven new graduate students have enrolled in Biology and Society's degree programs in the Fall 2015 semester. We are pleased to welcome such a diverse group.

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