SABS Member News

Wendy Zomlefer 2020 Bartholomew Award

Dr. Wendy Zomlefer — 2020 Bartholomew Award Recipient

The Elizabeth Ann Bartholomew Award represents the Southern Appalachian Botanical Society’s highest recognition bestowed upon an individual. It honors the memory of its namesake’s untiring service to the public, to plant systematics, and to the Society. It is presented to individuals who have distinguished themselves in professional and public service that advances our knowledge and appreciation of plants and their scientific, cultural, and aesthetic values, and/or exceptional service to the… Read More »Dr. Wendy Zomlefer — 2020 Bartholomew Award Recipient

2020 Conference Registration Open – ASB Jacksonville

SABS continues its annual partnership with the Association of Southern Biologists to co-host a research conference. This year it will be held in Jacksonville, Florida featuring Jacksonville University and University of North Florida. SABS members are eligible to register at the ASB membership rate of $265 for early registration (through March 11th) or $330 for regular registration after March 11, 2020. Please visit the ASB 2020 meeting webpage to register and submit… Read More »2020 Conference Registration Open – ASB Jacksonville

In Memoriam: Joe Everett Winstead

Joe Everett Winstead was born in Wichita Falls, Texas to Leonard E. Winstead and Nellie Helen (Reaser) Winstead on March 17, 1938. Thanks to the quick actions of his mother, the deal his older sister, Janet, made to trade her baby brother to a neighbor for a puppy fell through – much to Janet’s chagrin! Joe went on to grow up doing all the things a kid in north Texas… Read More »In Memoriam: Joe Everett Winstead