Societies Supporting Student Sequestration Protest

The following scientific and engineering societies represent about 6,200 students who signed a petition to Congress, urging lawmakers to halt sequestration and find a responsible path forward.

  • American Astronomical Society
  • American Chemical Society
  • American Crystallographic Association
  • American Geophysical Union
  • American Physical Society
  • American Physiological Society 
  • American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • American Society of Agronomy
  • Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography
  • Association of Population Centers
  • Association of Public and Land Grant Universities
  • Association of Women in Science
  • Biophysical Society
  • Botanical Society of America
  • Crop Science Society of America
  • Federation of Associations in Behavioral & Brain Sciences
  • Geochemical Society
  • Human Factors and Ergonomics Society
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers 
  • Linguistic Society of America
  • Optical Society of America
  • Population Association of America
  • Seismological Society of America
  • Society of Leukocyte Biology
  • Society of Physics Students
  • Society of Vertebrate Paleontology
  • Soil Science Society of America
  • The Protein Society