Upcoming Events

June 1-4, 2021
Early bird registration ends May 20

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


ESS Networking and Informational Series

Mondays at 1:00 pm ET

Apr. 5: Symposium Warm-Up
Mar. 1: Oral Presentations
Feb. 1: Building Connections
Jan. 11: Writing Abstracts

Dec. 7: Exploring the Job Market
Nov. 2: The Post-Doc Experience
Oct. 5: Extension Programming
Sep. 14: Equine Genetics
Aug. 31: A Look Inside Publishing
Aug. 24: Horse Production & Management
Aug. 17: Careers in Industry
Aug. 10: Teaching in Equine Science
Aug. 3: Equine Nutrition
Jul. 27: Graduate Student Mixer

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Registration for the 2021 Virtual ESS Symposium Is Open

Those who wish to attend the 2021 ESS Virtual Symposium have the option of mailing in a registration form or registering online. Register for the meeting before May 20 and receive a discount on registration fees. Additionally, if you have not already renewed your two-year ESS membership fees, you can do so at the time of registration.

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ESS Seeking Nominations for Graduate Student Representative

The ESS Board of Directors is calling for nominations for the 2021-2023 ESS graduate student representative. The ESS gradaute student representative serves a 2-year ex-officio term as a representative for students on the ESS Board of Directors. Nominations are due by Friday, May 14, 2021 and should be sent to Ellen Rankins (ellen.rankins@rutgers.edu).

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2021-2022 Renewal Notice

Your membership in ESS is now eligible for online renewal for the period of January 1, 2021 through December 31, 2022. Please note the membership fee structure has changed to a two-year cycle and has increased to reflect this and the costs of added benefits.

Renewal Notice Letter

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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 biannual symposia and cooperates with other organizations who have similar or related interests.