Upcoming Events

June 6-9, 2023
Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conf. Center
Grapevine, TX (Dallas-Fort Worth Metro Area)
Hosted by Texas A&M University


ESS Professional Development Webinars

2022 -2023
Sep. 29; 11-12:30 pm CST
What I Wish I Had Known As A Grad Student

Nov. 9; 11:30-1 pm CST
Salary Negotiations and Benefit Considerations in the Job Search

Dec. 2; 11-12 pm CST
Writing a High Quality Abstract

Dec. 15; 10-11:15 pm CST
Mentoring Students

Feb. 2; Noon-1 pm CST
What Great Teachers Do


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.  

Call for ESS Graduate Student Representative

Nominations can be submitted via email to Brittany Paris at brittany_silvers@tamu.edu. The deadline for nominations is Friday, June 2, 2023 at 5 pm CST. The candidate must be a graduate student (MS or PhD) during the two year term and be a member of ESS. Students may nominate themselves or be nominated; those nominated by someone else must confirm they are willing to serve to be listed on the ballot. Please include a short citation (300 words or less) for inclusion on the ballot. Electronic polling will open on Tuesday June 6, 2023 at 8am CST and close Thursday June 8, 2023 at 5pm CST. The new ESS graduate student representative will be announced at the ESS General Meeting on Friday June 9, 2023. Please direct any questions to Brittany Paris. 

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.