- News and Note
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please check each conference's website for possible date changes or cancellations.
The 12th annual Midwest Native Plants Conference will be held July 17-19, 2020, at the Bergamo Center in Dayton, Ohio. Conference offers informative workshops, breakout sessions, and field trips. Website: http://midwestnativeplants.org/.
The Ecological Society of America's 105th annual meeting will be held at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, August 2-7, 2020. The theme for the meeting is "Harnessing the Ecological Data Revolution." Website: https://www.esa.org/saltlake/.
The University of Nebraska's Center for Grassland Studies will hold its 2020 Nebraska Grazing Conference at the Younes Conference Center in Kearney, Nebraska, August 10-12, 2020. Website: https://grassland.unl.edu/nebraska-grazing-conference.
The 78th annual meeting of the Plains Anthropological Society will be held in Boulder, Colorado, November 4-7, 2020. Website: http://plainsanthropologicalsociety.org/.
Call for Essays, Reflections, and Artistic Expressions
Great Plains Research and Great Plains Quarterly invite essays related to the global pandemic of the coronavirus (COVID-19) to be published in future journal issues. We seek essays that discuss how this pandemic has affected the environment, the workplace, relationships, research, daily life, travel, politics, communication, the economy, and more on the Great Plains. These essays can vary in scope, voice, and length. To be considered for publication, please send your submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com at any time. For questions or more information, please contact Editorial Assistant Melissa Amateis at firstname.lastname@example.org. [End Page 90]