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ASPT invites applications for the society's annual awards

The call for nominations is now out for several of ASPT's annual awards. The Peter Raven Award, Asa Gray Award, Engagement and Excellence in Plant Systematics Education Award (EEPSEA), and Undergraduate Research Prize all have nomination deadlines of February 28, 2019. Please visit the ASPT Awards webpage, for more information.

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2002 Asa Gray Awardee Natalie Uhl has died

We recently learned of the death of former ASPT member and 2002 Asa Gray Awardee Natalie Uhl.  She was an expert in the Palm family and member of the ASPT since 1990. A link is provided below to an obituary.

http://news.cornell.edu/stories/2017/04/natalie-uhl-renowned-palm-expert-dies-97

Permalink: https://aspt.net/news-blog/2018/2002-asa-gray-awardee-natalie-uhl-has-died

Call for Nominations for 2018 ASPT Awards

Nominations for the ASPT's Society Awards for 2018 (Asa Gray Award, Peter Raven Award, Undergraduate Research Prize, and the renamed Engagement and Excellence in Plant Systematics Education Award) are being accepted through February 28th.  

Permalink: https://aspt.net/news-blog/2017/11/28/accepting-nominations-for-society-awards-deadline-15-jan-2018

Michael Donoghue Receives the 2017 ASPT Asa Gray Award

The American Society of Plant Taxonomists (ASPT) has selected Michael Donohue as its 2017 Asa Gray Award recipient. The prestigious award—named after arguably the most influential North American Botanist of the 19th Century—recognizes lifetime achievement in plant systematics.

Permalink: https://aspt.net/news-blog/2017/7/6/hans-walter-lack-receives-the-aspt-peter-raven-award-fjpmy-2xy47