July 27, 2015 – Pierce Bennett, a sophomore studying animal science at Kansas State University, is one of the four students chosen to spend the summer in Washington, D.C. as a Science Policy Intern for ASAS. Currently, he interns in the Legislative Affairs department with the North American Meat Institute (NAMI).
July 27, 2015 – The 2016 John J. Carty Award selection committee is looking for outstanding candidates for the John J. Carty Award for the Advancement of Science, to be presented in 2016 for advancements in agricultural sciences. This is the first time since 1984 that the award will be presented in the agricultural sciences field. This is an exciting opportunity to recognize breakthrough science that is changing or could change global food and fiber production.