132nd Annual Academy Meeting

Saturday, March 25, 2017

 J. W. Marriott, downtown Indianapolis 

Plan now to Attend! 

View the 2016 Program Book

  View Photos of the 2016 year meeting: log in, go to Member Center, Document Sharing, Drop Box, "2016 Meeting Photos"

New Book from Bill McKnight entitled "Rantings of a Mad Botanist: A Comprehensive Guide to Gardening and Land Use Practices Emphasizing Central Indiana".  Please visit his website: www.themadbotanist.com to purchase the book and to follow his blog.  There will be a book signing at the annual meeting in March.

Fr. Damian Schmelz passed away June 12, 2016.  He was a loyal member of the Academy since 1966, serving many roles and was the representative to the Indiana Natural Resources Commission.  He received the Academy's Distinguished Service Award in 2003.  Read full obituary here.

Welcome New Members

Are you an Indiana senior or junior scientist in academia or industry?  A science educator? A graduate or undergraduate science student? A retired member of the scientific community? A science enthusiast? 

If you can say yes to any of these questions, and you are not yet a member of the Indiana Academy of Science, now is the time to join. 

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Current Issue of the Proceedings 
Now available to Members Only.

Upcoming Events

Dec 1 - Online submission of Abstracts

and Meeting Registration begins





October 15 -- Nominations for Awards deadline, more info

Manuscripts invited for the Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science.  View instructions here

Bulletin Board -
please check here for further announcements of upcoming events, deadline dates for senior research grant proposals and high school grant proposals, donation and sponsorship info, Bioblitz info, science education toolkits for Indiana high school teachers,
and much more.

To Share Photos from the 131st Annual Meeting, Download here.  (Log in first, then go to Document Sharing > Drop Box)


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The Indiana Academy of Science is a professional membership organization of Indiana scientists.  Founded in 1885, it is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting scientific research and diffusing scientific information; to encouraging communication and cooperation among scientists and to improving education in the sciences.