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16 April 2021

Community Congress on English Bird Names, 2–4 pm (EDT).

22 April 2021

Abstracts for Oral Presentations & Virtual Posters due for 2021 AOS & SCO-SOC.

3 May 2021

Conference Considerations | Student Affairs Committee Monthly Webinar Series, 4 pm (EDT)
Registration link coming soon!


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Why AOS Now?


  • Ph.D. candidate (3rd year) in the Lovette lab at Cornell University (Ecology and Evolutionary Biology department)
  • Cornell Sloan Scholar
  • Co-chair of AOS Student Affairs Committee
  • Member of AOS Membership Committee, AOS Diversity and Inclusion Committee
  • Member of Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Committee on Diversity and Inclusion

“Birds are an exceptional vessel for appreciating the natural world, science communication, policy and advocacy. Ornithology brings many people together under this shared appreciation, and I love how AOS promotes a mission that every type of bird lover is welcome and respected in the community.”





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