Monthly Archives: October 2016

Take a lunch break and fill up on science at Portland State seminar

The relationship between plants and fungi and the crazy life of killifish are on the menu for the Nov. 1 Better Know a Lab seminar at Portland State University. The Better Know a Lab seminar series features graduate students from … Continue reading

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Science communication conference, anyone? One is coming to OMSI in January

For scientists, science students and science supporters, a critical skill to develop is the ability to talk to laypeople about scientific discoveries, research and the general workings of science. It’s no easy task to translate the complex topics of science … Continue reading

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Turtle conservation work nets Oregon Zoo a national award

The Oregon Zoo in Portland has earned a national conservation award from the Association of Zoos and Aquariums for its work on western pond turtle recovery. The zoo has been partnering with Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo to boost populations of … Continue reading

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Oregon Bioscience Association conference offers professional development, opportunities to pitch to investors

The Oregon Bioscience Association will take a look at “The Bioscience Landscape” during its annual conference, set this year for Oct. 20 to 21. The conference will feature professional development sessions covering topics from finance to mentoring and networking; discussions … Continue reading

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