Creating a Culture of Inclusion and Belonging at AOS & BC 2022

| Español | As a science, ornithology—and ornithologists—revel in diversity and understand its significance for innovation, evolution, and resilience. Ornithology has a checkered past and thus ornithologists today don’t fully represent the human diversity of our world. The American Ornithological Society (AOS) is working hard to change that. As part of our continued commitment to making ornithology …

AOS & BC 2022 Student Presentation Awards Competition

Applications are due by Sunday, 1 May 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (ET) through the AOS Member Portal. Both the American Ornithological Society (AOS) and BirdsCaribbean (BC) will be giving Student Presentation Awards for oral presentations and posters as part of the 2022 joint conference. AOS will be giving 10 awards, and BirdsCaribbean will be giving …

Registration Now Open for AOS & BC 2022!

We are excited to announce that registration is now open for American Ornithology & BirdsCaribbean 2022 (AOS & BC 2022), a joint conference of the American Ornithological Society (AOS) and BirdsCaribbean (BC) with local hosts Para la Naturaleza and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña, to be held 27 June–1 July 2022 in San Juan at the Puerto …

Applications for Caregiver Grants

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until all funding has been disbursed. We are pleased to provide Caregiver Grants to help attendees of the AOS & BC 2022 meeting to accommodate their various dependent-care needs. See the Family Resources page on the AOS & BC 2022 meeting website for more details. …

Call for Abstracts for the AOS & BC 2022 Early Professionals Mini-Talk Symposium

Submission Deadline: May 1, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. ET We invite you to submit an abstract for consideration as a presentation in the 7th Annual Early Professionals Mini-Talk Symposium at the joint conference of the American Ornithological Society (AOS) and BirdsCaribbean (BC), partnering with local hosts Para la Naturaleza and Sociedad Ornitológica Puertorriqueña. The conference …

Stories of Resilience and Action in Ornithology

STORY SUBMISSION DEADLINE: 1 MAY (DEADLINE EXTENDED) Please join your friends and colleagues for an evening of laughter, tears, and joy as we listen to five captivating stories that reflect the diversity of experiences within our ornithological community. For this engaging event, we are seeking uplifting stories that express the theme of this year’s conference, …

Registration for AOS & BC 2022 opening soon!

We hope you’re as excited as we are about gathering this summer for AOS & BC 2022 in Puerto Rico! We anticipate announcing registration information in mid-to-late late February 2022. We’ve received a few inquiries about anticipated registration costs for our meeting this year.

Special thanks to our conference supporters