Entries by Juniper Kiss

Interview with Dr Brian Larkins – Maize Kernel Development book and career advice

Listen to an interview with Dr. Brian Larkins In this interview, Kevin Folta interviewed Dr Brian Larkins, former ASPB President about his new book, Maize Kernel Development. Dr Larkins talks about the story behind the book, its uniqueness, his research with maize and in the last section, he shares some career advice to both students and established scientists. DOWNLOAD THE […]

Highlights of the 2017-2018 ASPB Conviron Scholars Program

The experience from the ASPB Conviron Scholars program serves as a foundation for a career in plant science. The scholarship consisted of the four major themes: Career Planning Writing and Communications Leadership   Effective Presentations  Within each theme, the participants read collections of articles, attended webinars, and completed assignments within a private Plantae Network. The […]

Empowering science students: GOES magazine

GOES magazine (www.goesmagazine.org) provides the opportunity for science students to get involved in publishing and not only writing articles about their research, experiences and scientific fun facts, but also seeing how editing, proof-reading and designing is done in real time. GOES stands for Global Opportunities for Ecological Sustainability and each issue has a wide range […]