Member Spotlight

Witters teaches College Biology and College/AP Environmental Science at Olathe South High School in Olathe, Kansas. He also teaches Field and Lab Biology for Emporia State University’s satellite campus at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas.

The U.S. government spends about $4 trillion a year. To put that in astronomical terms, if you laid all that out in singles, it would stretch from the Earth to the Sun four times. In meteorological terms, you could really make it rain.

Some fatherly advice helped prepare economist Kaye Husbands Fealing for a broad variety of challenges. Humphrey Husbands, who taught economics at Montclair State College in New Jersey, told her, “Professors take you seriously if you sit in the front row.”

AAAS Fellow William Walden recalls a handful of moments in his career as a basic scientist when he realized that he and his co-investigators knew something important that no one else knew.

Anthropologist Yolanda Moses is dragging the world kicking and screaming out of the 19th century.

Background: Sarah Goldin teaches biology, biochemistry, and chemistry, at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Connecticut. She also serves as faculty adviser for the school's first Tech Challenge Robots Team.

Undergraduates taking Professor Claudia Benitez-Nelson’s Intro to Oceanography course couldn't possibly sit passively in her classroom. 

One of the reasons that AAAS President Dr. Barbara Schaal chose "Serving Society Through Science Policy" as the theme of this year’s annual meeting is because of the change in national leadership.

Danielle Raad teaches at the public high school in Arlington, Massachusetts. She teaches physical science for 9th grade, and physics, archaeology, and oceanography for grades 11-12.