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  American Dialect Society
The American Dialect Society, Midwest Region with the Midwest Modern Language Association, 9-12 November 2006, The Palmer House Hilton, Chicago, Illinois.
Founded in 1889, the American Dialect Society is dedicated to the study of the English language in North America, and of other languages, or dialects of other languages, influencing it or influenced by it.
American Speech is the society's quarterly journal; there is an online archive, covering 1925 to the present, available to members.
www.americandialect.org   (601 words)

  
 The American Rhododendron Society Welcomes You
The American Rhododendron Society is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to encourage interest in and to disseminate information about the genus Rhododendron.
Society activities include public education, flower shows, seed exchanges, scientific studies, and communication through publications and local and national meetings.
Among Society members you will find many who share common interests whether you are a professional grower or an amateur gardener, and if not already a member I encourage you to join the Society.
www.rhododendron.org   (585 words)

  
 American Society of Criminology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The American Society of Criminology is an international organization concerned with criminology, embracing scholarly, scientific, and professional knowledge concerning the etiology, prevention, control, and treatment of crime and delinquency.
The Society's objectives are to encourage the exchange, in a multidisciplinary setting, of those engaged in research, teaching, and practice so as to foster criminological scholarship, and to serve as a forum for the dissemination of criminological knowledge.
There are numerous Society divisions and committees, which provide ASC members with both the opportunity to engage in professional service, and to impact upon the field in a fundamental way.
www.asc41.com   (471 words)

  
 American Rose Society - Dedicated to the enjoyment, enhancement, and promotion of the rose   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The society and its members strive to provide educational services to encourage the greater use of our national flower in private and public gardens throughout our country.
These articles are copyright The American Rose Society ©1995-2006 but may be used by our local societies and other non-profit horticulture organizations with permission of the ARS.
The American Rose Society makes no warranty, expressed or implied with respect to the material contained herein.
www.ars.org   (286 words)

  
 American Hiking Society
American Hiking Society was formed in 1976 to provide a national and collective voice for hikers and to help bring foot trail dreams into focus.
As part of the celebration, American Hiking and the National Landscape Conservation System (NLCS) Coalition are proud to announce the formation of the NLCS Congressional Caucus (PDF 40KB), a group of Representatives dedicated to promoting and protecting the natural, cultural, and recreational resources of the Bureau of Land Management’s new, 26-million acre Conservation System.
American Hiking Society sincerely thanks the Leggetts for their substantial support, guidance, and leadership of AHS trails programs.
www.americanhiking.org   (685 words)

  
 American Astronomical Society Website
The American Astronomical Society (AAS), established 1899, is the major organization of professional astronomers in North America.
Kevin B. Marvel succeeds Dr. Robert W. Milkey as the Executive Officer of the American Astronomical Society.
The American Astronomical Society is a member of the American Institute of Physics and adheres to International Astronomical Union designations.
www.aas.org   (215 words)

  
 AMERICAN ENDODONTIC SOCIETY
The American Endodontic Society endorses and teaches the technique of root canal therapy commonly referred to as the Sargenti or N2 method.
A member of the American Endodontic Society since it's inception in 1969, he served as President from 1970 to 1972.
The American Endodontic Society will hold it's 2006 Annual Meeting, in conjunction with the ADA Annual Session, at the MGM Grand Hotel, in Las Vegas, NV.
www.aesoc.com   (462 words)

  
 SAAweb - Society for American Archaeology
The mission of the Society for American Archaeology is to expand understanding and appreciation of humanity's past as achieved through systematic investigation of the archaeological record.
The society leads the archaeological community by promoting research, stewardship of archaeological resources, public and professional education, and the dissemination of knowledge.
To serve the public interest, SAA seeks the widest possible engagement with all segments of society, including governments, educators, and indigenous peoples, in advancing knowledge and enhancing awareness of the past.
www.saa.org   (121 words)

  
 American Quilter's Society Web Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
The American Quilter’s Society is a dynamic membership organization with goals firmly set in future growth of the American quilting community.
With members from all states and territories of the United States, and 80 foreign countries, AQS has established itself as a voice within the quilting community.
American Quilter magazine serves their needs by presenting high quality, well written, innovative, and timely information, along with advertising from businesses committed to growth through service to the quiltmaking industry.
www.americanquilter.com   (535 words)

  
 American Horticultural Society
The American Horticultural Society (AHS) is one of
At AHS you’ll get connected -- to great gardens around the world, gardening education for all levels of skill, sources of information on any garden subject imaginable, a community of gardeners eager to share their experiences, other great gardening events and activities, and much, much more.
No part of this website may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form by any electrical, mechanical, photocopying, recording means or otherwise without prior written permission of the American Horticultural Society.
www.ahs.org   (203 words)

  
 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
The panel stated that it would be feasible to construct the system using a large bore tunnel alternative, and that there was a relatively small difference in cost and schedule between the large bore tunnel and largely aerial plans.
While you may not see the advantage of voting right now, as the Society continues to put its new governance structure in place, the elections will become more competitive and your vote helps ensure the most qualified individuals serve on the Board of Direction.
The World Bank estimates that the Latin American and Caribbean region will need to invest about $70 billion a year during the next five years to build and upgrade the infrastructure.
www.asce.org   (698 words)

  
 American Philatelic Society
No annual fee, your choice of rewards, and you're supporting the Society every time you use the APS Visa Platinum Card.
This symposium will gather philatelic and academic scholars, postal historians, philatelists, and the interested public for a conference to integrate philately and the history of postal operations within the broader context of American history.
Please consider a donation towards the completion of your new home, the American Philatelic Center.
www.stamps.org   (168 words)

  
 American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Whether you're considering cosmetic surgery to improve your appearance or reconstructive surgery to correct defects or improve function, you want a board-certified surgeon with the skill and training to help achieve your goals.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), established in 1931, is the largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world, and is here to guide you through this process.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons and the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery are pleased to announce the launch of the most authoritative Internet resource about breast implants – www.breastimplantsafety.org, objective and medically-grounded.
www.plasticsurgery.org   (296 words)

  
 American Bible Society: Sharing God's Word with the World
The American Bible Society debuted in April a new weekly award-winning half-hour talk show which features host Rev. Paul Irwin and a panel of experts discussing the Bible and the impact of its life-changing message as it relates to everyday issues.
The American Bible Society has been providing Scriptures to servicemen and women on the front lines since 1817.
Open the eyes of congregations to the power of God's Word in the world today.
www.americanbible.org   (268 words)

  
 American Society of Anesthesiologists - Welcome!
In 2005 the American Society of Anesthesiologists celebrated its 100th Anniversary as an educational, research and scientific association of physicians organized to raise and maintain the standards of the medical practice of anesthesiology and improve the care of the patient.
Since its founding in 1905, the Society's achievements have made it an important voice in American Medicine and the foremost advocate for all patients who require anesthesia or relief from pain.
The Journal of the American Society of Anesthesiologists
www.asahq.org   (628 words)

  
 American Chemical Society Publications Home Page: High Quality. High Impact.
Because you are using a browser that does not support web-standards, you have been routed to the basic version of our web site.
The American Chemical Society was the first of more than 20 scientific publishers and other organizations to agree to offer deeply discounted electronic access to 17,500 full-text scientific journal articles to Iraqi chemists, engineers and students.
Please use the new ACS Paragon Plus Environment for manuscript submission and peer review for the Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling and Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation.
pubs.acs.org   (471 words)

  
 © The American Physiological Society
American Physiological Society Gives Research Awards To Four Undergrads
Call for Nominations For the Editorship of the American Journal of Physiology - Regulatory, Integrative, and Comparative Physiology - Deadline August 15
Call for Nominations for the Editorship of the American Journal of Physiology - Renal Physiology - Deadline August 15
www.the-aps.org   (384 words)

  
 American Musicological Society
The American Musicological Society was founded in 1934 to advance research in the various fields of music as a branch of learning and scholarship.
3,600 individuals and 1,200 institutional subscribers from over forty nations participate in the Society.
The American Musicological Society rejects as unethical discrimination against anyone on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, ideology, or field of scholarship.
www.ams-net.org   (83 words)

  
 Home Inspector at American Society of Home Inspectors: American Society Of Home Inspectors, ASHI, ASHI Home Inspection, ...
Home Inspector at American Society of Home Inspectors: American Society Of Home Inspectors, ASHI, ASHI Home Inspection, ASHI Inspector
The American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI), founded in 1976, is North America’s oldest and largest professional society of home inspectors.
ASHI’s goals have always been to build customer awareness of the importance of a quality home inspection and enhance the professionalism of home inspectors.
www.ashi.org   (379 words)

  
 The American Meteor Society
Welcome to the home of the American Meteor Society, Ltd., a non-profit scientific organization established to encourage and support the research activities of both amateur and professional astronomers who are interested in the fascinating field of Meteor Astronomy.
In Puerto Rico, a professional astronomer will use the giant Arecibo radio telecope in a radar mode to explore the world of micrometeoroids, the dust left over from the creation of our solar system -- and perhaps other star systems.
Beyond their love of the night sky and meteor science, these diverse individuals have one thing in common: they are all affiliates of the American Meteor Society, Ltd.
www.amsmeteors.org /index.html   (528 words)

  
 American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy :: Member Site
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy :: Member Site
Early-bird registration and housing is now open for DDW 2006, May 20-25 in Los Angeles, California.
Please contact Elsevier at elspcs@elsevier.com if you do not remember your security information for their site.
www.asge.org   (138 words)

  
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Welcome to Scientific Societies, the headquarters and administrative offices of several scientific associations.
Please feel free to visit the various websites and initiatives of the associations we represent:
For more information, or to find out how Scientific Societies can help your association achieve its goals, contact our Vice President of Operations, Amy Hope at ahope@scisoc.org
www.scisoc.org   (72 words)

  
 American Epilepsy Society Welcome
The American Epilepsy Society promotes research and education for professionals dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of epilepsy.
Membership in the Society is made up of clinicians and researchers investigating basic and clinical aspects of epilepsy, and other health-care professionals interested in seizure disorders.
Medical Education Evaluator - Obtain your CME credit and Certificate from the AES Annual Meeting
www.aesnet.org   (147 words)

  
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Click here to see photos from the 2006 ATS International Conference
With more than 13,000 members, the American Thoracic Society is a leading medical association dedicated to advancing lung, critical care and sleep medicine.
Copyright © 2006 American Thoracic Society · Web Site Requirements
www.thoracic.org   (75 words)

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