The Presidential Award is chosen by the President of the American Society of Naturalists from all of the papers published in The American Naturalist during the preceding calendar year. The recipients of the award for 2018 are Jahnavi Joshi, Anupama Prakash, and Krushnamegh Kunte, for their paper, "Evolutionary Assembly of Communities in Butterfly Mimicry Rings"
Congratulations to Susan Kalisz (2020 ASN President), Meghan Duffy (2020 ASN Vice President), and Tadashi Fukami (2019-2021 ASN Secretary)
Meredith Cenzer is the recipient of the American Naturalist Student Paper Award for a paper appearing in Am Nat in 2017. Honorable Mentions go to Kimberly Gilbert and Thomas Haaland.
ASN members--Look for an email March 12 for the ASN elections.
ASN and SSE message on Grad Student Travel to #Evol2018
Aubrie James, recipient of the Ruth Patrick Student Poster Award, January 2018
Letter from the Presidents of the Joint Societies on attendance at Evolution 2018
Letter from the Joint Council (SSE, SSB, ASN) to members of Congress about the tax on tuition waivers and its effect on graduate student education
Donate to get grants to colleagues.
Colleagues, apply for hurricane recovery assistance.
The ASN Graduate Student Council seeks members to serve on the Graduate Council. To apply, send an email to Emlyn Resetarits (firstname.lastname@example.org) by August 30 with the subject line "ASN GC application" and attach a single PDF document containing your CV and a short paragraph about why you want to join and what you hope to contribute to the grad council.