|Experiences in Integrative and Comparative Biology|
|This installment of "Experiences" features an essay of Dr. John Vernberg who was the president of our society, then the American Society of Zoologists, in 1982.|
|Message from the President|
|The impact factor for ICB rose to 2.232
in 2006 so the journal is now ranked 8th out of 114 in the Zoology
category on ISI.|
continues to thrive: it is fiscally sound, has vibrant Divisions, and is moving toward
broadening its scope.
Position openings for Society-wide officers include
President-Elect, Program Officer-Elect, Treasurer-Elect, one
Member-at-Large, and Chair of the Educational Council.
|Message from the Treasurer|
|Transition to new fiscal year complete
Fiscal year finishes with a very positive position
New financial management team
Fiscal restraint for Annual Meetings
Revenue from the new endowment fund for symposia
|Message from the Program Officer|
|The upcoming 2008 SICB meeting will have eleven concurrent oral presentation sessions each day plus 375 poster submissions that will be displayed in groups of 125 on each of the three full meeting days. There will be eight regular symposia covering a wide and wonderful range of topics.
|Message from the Secretary|
|We are happy to have our new face to the world as the new SICB web site launched a few months ago.