Model organism researchers face shared challenges in communicating the value of their work. How do you get policymakers to fund research on a microscopic organism...


AAAS Science, Technology and Policy fellow Maryam Zaringhalam started community engagement activities during her PhD that helped her transition into a career in science policy...


Guest post by the GSA Early Career Scientist Policy Subcommittee Scientific progress is at risk from proposed changes to the US tax code. These changes,...


On a spring day in 2006, I woke up from surgery to learn that I had an aggressive type of breast cancer that would require...


What is #GradTax about? The US research enterprise is under threat by proposed tax changes that would make it difficult for all but the wealthiest...


GSA Marches!

April 23, 2017

Yesterday, hundreds of thousands of scientists and science enthusiasts came out in force, rallying at more than 600 locations around the world to support robustly funded and publicly communicated...


Three weeks into my term as GSA’s President I went to the Women's March in New York with my daughters. The experience was energizing and...


GSA is an official partner of the March for Science—we hope you will join us in marching on Earth Day, April 22! You can now wear...


President Trump has proposed crippling cuts to federally supported research —including a reduction of medical research funding by nearly a fifth—that would be a disaster...


On Earth Day, April 22, 2017, scientists and other community members across the world will be assembling in a public display of support for science. The...