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Vote! ASN Elections February 13 to March 13

Vote! ASN Elections February 13 to March 13

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Email from the election website has been sent to all ASN members on February 13, 2017, with access to the election of president, vice president, and treasurer.

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Countdown to 150

Countdown to 150

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The first American Naturalist appeared in March 1867. In a countdown to the 150th anniversary, the editors have solicited short commentaries on articles from the past issues that deserve a second look. 

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Evolution 2017

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June 23-27, 2017

ASN/SSB/SSE Joint Meeting, Portland, Oregon

ASN Stand-Alone Meeting

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January 2018

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Why I Am a Naturalist

Daniel I. Bolnick

Daniel I. Bolnick

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I've long been a naturalist, in the general sense of enjoying birdwatching or botanizing: in high school I was a naturalist for the Appalachian Mountain Club and helped the Zambian Ornithological Society's bird atlas mapping project. The American Society of Naturalists is the natural home for cross-cutting work, particularly work that tries to fuse an expansive theoretical view of biology with some solid empirical data. I also really appreciate the long history of the ASN as the seminal biological research society of our country.

 ♦ University of Texas at Austin, Associate Professor