Upcoming Events

2025 ESS Symposium

June 3-6, 2025 (Tentative)
Fort Collins, Colorado
Hosted by Colorado State University


ESS Student Webinars


Meet and Greet: Get to Know Fellow Students and the Current Student Representative!
August 18th 2023, 4-5pm CST
Zoom Link Registration

How to Write and Publish an Impactful Manuscript
August 23rd 2023, 4-5pm CST
Zoom Link Registration

What to Expect During Graduate School: Advice from Current Students
September 11th 2023, 3:30-4:30pm CST
Zoom Link Registration

Journal Club Meeting #1  
September 20th 2023, 4-5pm CST
Publication for Discussion: Arfuso F, Rizzo M, Giannetto C, Giudice E, Piccione G, Fazio F, et al. Inflammatory-like status and acute stress response in horses after road transport. Sci Rep 2023;13:9858. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-023-37069-1.
Zoom Link Registration

How to Navigate the Transition into Life After Graduate School
October 13th 2023, 12-1pm CST
Zoom Link Registration

Journal Club Meeting #2
November 7th 2023, 12-1pm CST
Publication for Discussion: TBD based on student interest
Zoom Link Registration

DEI Podcast Club

2022 (Archived Podcasts)
Oct. 3; 2 pm CST
Podcast: Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 101

Oct. 18; 5 pm CST
Podcast: Bridging the Gap Between Education and Experience with Jamon Turner

Nov. 1; noon CST
Podcast:How to Be an Alley with Author Melinda Briana Epler


Symposium Feedback Survey

ESS is seeking feedback from the 2023 Symposium. We are aksing all members to please complete the short post-Symposium survey found here. Even if members did not attend the recent Symposium, survey results will help guide planning for the 2025 Symposium. Please make sure your voice is heard and complete the short survey today. 

ESS Requests Feedback

The ESS Board of Directors is seeking feedback regarding ideas, strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and concerns that should be highlighted and/or addressed by our society. The Board of Directors plans to use the feedback to improve the Society and will share trends and action items with members. Those submitting feedback can choose to remain anonymous or include their contact information if a response is wanted. Please complete this short Google Form to share your feedback with ESS.  

2023-2024 Renewal Notice

Your membership in ESS is now eligible for online renewal for the period of January 1, 2023 through December 31, 2024. Please note the membership fee structure is a two-year cycle and has increased to reflect the costs of added benefits.

Renewal Notice Letter

Renew Online

Renew today to receive the benefits of ESS membership!


The Equine Science Society (ESS) promotes quality research on equine-related topics and strives to establish effective communication among researchers, teachers, extension personnel, and industry professionals regarding all aspects of equine science.

The society also holds biennial symposia and cooperates with other organizations who have similar or related interests.