The Society for Text & Discourse (ST&D) announces the 26th Annual Meeting July 18-20, 2016 Kassel, Germany Submission Website: https://www.conftool.com/std2016 Conference Website: http://www.uni-kassel.de/go/std2016 ST&D 2016 Second Call for Proposals & Electronic Submission Guide (attached) Submissions open: January 15, 2016 Submission Deadline: February 15, 2016 Conference Venue: University of Kassel, Germany Accomodation: https://www.uni-kassel.de/veranstaltung/26th-annual-meeting-of-the-society-for-text-discourse/hotel-travel.html Adjoining […]
FABBS News Highlights NSF Director Making the Case for All Sciences on Capitol Hill Dr. France Córdova, NSF Director, spoke to scientists at the 2015 FABBS Council of Representatives Annual Meeting. She described the amount of time she spends on Capitol Hill interacting with Members of Congress who want to know more about NSF. “I […]
ICLS 2016: CALL FOR PROPOSALS – 2 week reminder! The 12th International Conference on the Learning Sciences “Transforming Learning, Empowering Learners“ June 20-24, 2016, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore https://www.isls.org/icls/2016 ICLS is a major international event, organized biennially by ISLS, which gathers people involved in all aspects of the field of the learning sciences, including […]
Dear Colleagues, The International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature and Media (http://www.igel.uni-goettingen.de/) is pleased to announce that it will hold its biennial conference in Chicago, July 6-9, 2016 at the Palmer House. IGEL and ST&D share a great amount of overlap in research interests of its members and have held joint conferences in […]
For those of you who already registered, and renewed your membership, and were not able to donate to the ST&D student travel fund, we’re giving you a second chance! Everyone deserves a second chance! And everyone knows that we need pens! But pens that support student travel are even better! Is it even possible that one pen […]
Friends and Colleagues, This summer, the Administration will host the 2015 White House Conference on Aging. As we plan for this event, we wanted to invite you to share information about the activities you or your organizations are working on to improve the lives of older Americans through science and technology. Additional information is provided […]
http://www.fabbs.org/news/bill-cutting-nsf-sbe-directorate-45-advances-house-floor/ Despite widespread opposition from the science and higher education communities, the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee voted along party lines to favorably report out of Committee the America COMPETES Reauthorization Act of 2015. The bill is designed to reauthorize programs at several of the nation’s science agencies, including the National Science Foundation.
Dear Behavioral and Social Science Researcher, The Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (OBSSR) is turning 20 this year! To help us celebrate, we are asking you to submit a video that showcases your research work. The best videos will be featured at the OBSSR 20th Anniversary Research Symposium on June 25th, at Natcher […]