Dr. Ross Nehm delivers the 2014 John A. Moore lecture at the national SICB meeting.
The John A. Moore plenary lecture highlights educational issues of interest to Society members while honoring the contributions of John Moore to science education, including the "Science as a Way of Knowing" symposium he produced in association with SICB.
Previous Moore lectures have been delivered by Bruce Alberts, past-president of the National Academy of Sciences, and Susan Singer, Division director of NSF.
January 28: Registration deadline for North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad (NACLO)
February 6: Astronomy Open Night - "What we know (and don't know) about core collapse supernovae" (Dr. Doug Swesty)
February 13: Living World Open Night - "The Evolution of Human Languages: An Evolutionary Biologist's Perspective" (Dr. Mark Pagel)
February 20: Physics Open Night - "A Close Look to the Theory of Everything" (Dr. Martin Rocek)