said ethanol has yielded "only about 10 percent more energy than was required to produce it," while in Brazil, where a different process is used, ethanol yielded "3.
en total, incluyendo $1,181 por gastos de la Tesoreria (ayuda de oficina $400, correo $572, impresion $0, suministros de oficina $209); gastos editoriales $9,801 (ayuda de oficina $5,000, envios y correo $401), resumenes y actas en espanol $0, editor revisor e indexacion $4,400); Imprenta Allen $49,969 (impresion de The Southwestern Naturalist $48,751 y archivos PDF $1,218); Premio Wilks $1,000; Premio del Poster Estudiantil Hubbs $600; Premio McCarley $5,000; Premios estudiantiles para Viajes $8,620; gastos de la reunion $0; derechos AIBS
$200; cargos CPA (preparacion de declaracion de impuestos) $600; tarifas de tarjetas de credito $1,411; gastos de tomos anteriores $154; Comite Asesor Estudiantil $0 y pagos bancarios $0.
We greatly appreciate NSF's support for this initiative, and we look forward to additional support from other organizations that recognize the tremendous research and public benefits to be realized from this work," said AIBS
executive director Dr.
The Treasurer's report detailed expenses totaling $70,323, including $1,124 for Treasurer's expenses (office help $500, postage $416, printing $0, office supplies $208); editorial expenses of $7,540 (office help $3,000, shipping and mailing $140, Spanish abstracts and minutes $0, Copy editor and indexing $4,400); Allen Press $43,223 (printing The Southwestern Naturalist $42,213, PDF files $1,010); Wilks Award $1,000; Hubbs Student Poster Award $600; McCarley awards $5,000; Student Travel awards $7,850; meeting expenses $0; AIBS
dues $200; CPA charges (preparation of tax return) $600; merchant-card fees $2,186; expenses for back issues $0; Student Advisory Committee $1,000; and bank fees $0.
The daylong meeting, which will be held in association with the annual meeting of AIBS
Council, is made possible by a grant from the US National Science Foundation.
Why have the NSF, AAAS, HHMI, and AIBS
put so much emphasis on undergraduate biology education over the past few years?
Indeed, Gallo, who is Technical Operations Manager for AIBS
' Scientific Peer Advisory and Review Services, has published findings from research he and AIBS
colleagues have done to identify issues associated with remotely conducted panels.
The treasurer's report detailed expenses totaling $78,789, including $5,691 for Treasurer's expenses (office help $5,000, postage $342, printing $349); editorial expenses of $7,303 (office help $4,350, mailing $553, Spanish abstracts $1,000, Copy editor $1,000, indexing $400); Allen Press $43,420 (printing The Southwestern Naturalist $42,320, PDF files $1,100); Wilks Award $500; Hubbs Student Poster Award $300; McCarley awards $5,000; Student Travel awards $12,315; meeting expenses $2,500; AIBS
dues $125; CPA charges (preparation of tax return) $550; merchant-card fees $600; expenses for back issues $61; Student Advisory Committee $410; and bank fees $15.
Joseph Travis, AIBS
president and professor of biological science at Florida State University.
The award includes a combined $1,000 cash prize from AIBS
and BSCS, a plaque to be presented at the NABT National Professional Development Conference, and a one-year complimentary NABT membership.
This is the third year AIBS
has sponsored the competition.
The following day, AIBS
will hold its annual meeting of the AIBS
Council of Member Organizations in conjunction with an exciting new Leadership in Biology Program -- a day-long dialogue with leading life scientists about the needs and opportunities of 21[sup.