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Society for Conservation Biology, Texas A&M Chapter

Public Profile

About This Organization

Abbreviation(s):
SCB and SCB-TAMU
Purpose:
1. Promote membership in the Society and participation in the Chapter's activities. 2. Encourage an interdisciplinary approach to biological conservation. 3. Promote development of skills needed by professionals for effective participation in the field of conservation biology. 4. Promote a forum for awareness of and involvement in local and global conservation issues. 5. Advance awareness of Society services and activities. 6. Promote a high standard of professional integrity in the field of conservation biology.
Year Founded:
1994
Membership Dues:
$12 per semester, $20 per year
Admits Members:
All Year
Meeting Locations:
WFES 236 (West Campus)

Public Contact Information

Public Contact Name:
Thomas Lacher, Faculty Advisor
Public Contact E-mail Address:
tlacher@tamu.edu
Public Contact Phone Number:
979-845-5750

Group Contact Information

Organization Web Site:
https://maroonlink.tamu.edu/organization/scb

Organization Associations

Academic Department:
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Non-Academic Department:
None

Membership

Approximate membership of the organization:
1-30
Membership policies:
  • Our organization accepts undergraduate students as members
  • Our organization accepts graduate students as members
Weekly time committment required of organization members:
0-3 Hours
Membership intake process:
Open

Events

Community Service Projects:
Twice per semester
Fundraising Events:
Once per semester
Speakers/Lectures:
Three or more times per semester
On-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Off-Campus Social Events:
Once per semester
Hosting Conferences:
Never
Sponsoring Special Events (Concerts, one-time events, etc.):
Once per year
New Member Orientation/Training:
Once per year
Events with Alcohol:
Never
In-State Travel:
Once per semester
Domestic US Travel:
Never
International Travel:
Never