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Stu-Pro Networking Event and more return for 2018 conference

The Student-Professional Networking Event returns to this year’s conference schedule by popular demand after being notably missed in Albuquerque. It will take place on Tuesday evening from 7:30-9:30. Other great networking opportunities can be found at the Student Chapter Leaders Lunch, TWS Working Group Meetings, Associated Networking Receptions, and the new daily poster sessions in […]

Conference field trip: Around the Emerald Necklace

Registration for The Wildlife Society’s 25th Annual Conference in Cleveland, Ohio, opens May 23rd. Visit for additional information and frequent updates. Cleveland may not be known for its gemstones, but the reservations that encircle much of the city are the crown jewels of Cleveland Metroparks. Metroparks has grown and evolved with the Cleveland metropolitan […]

Quiz Bowl registration opens Tuesday, May 1

The 21st Annual Quiz Bowl will take place Monday through Wednesday during the TWS Annual Conference in Cleveland, Ohio. As a participant or as a member of the audience, you’ll have fun testing your expertise in wildlife trivia! The winning team gets its name emblazoned on a plaque that hangs at TWS headquarters and also […]

Convenient location makes Westin great option for conference

Discounted room blocks at both host hotels for The Wildlife Society’s 25th Annual Conference in Cleveland are now open for booking. The blocks will fill up quickly once registration opens next month, so attendees should book now to get their first choice of convenient and beautiful hotels. With impeccable service and a host of helpful […]

Don’t miss these local highlights in Cleveland

Contributed by the Ohio Chapter of TWS When you make a trip to the North Coast, as Cleveland is affectionately known, there are a number of things to do and sights to see that should be considered musts. One of these is a visit to the historic West Side Market, which began operation in 1840 […]

Hilton offers conference-goers unforgettable experience

Registration for The Wildlife Society’s 25th Annual Conference in Cleveland, Ohio, won’t open until next month, but attendees who want to get a jump on their accommodations should book now at one of our two host hotels. The Hilton Cleveland Downtown — opened in 2016 — will provide a discounted nightly room rate of just […]

TWS, AFS announce logo contest for first-ever joint conference

The Wildlife Society and American Fisheries Society are seeking design submissions for their first-ever joint conference in 2019. The logo is an important characteristic of this historic event in Reno, Nevada, and will be used frequently in the marketing and advertisement of the event. It will be displayed through multiple communication channels of both organizations, […]

2018 TWS Annual Conference: Call for Proposals closes March 21

Have you submitted your proposal for a workshop, symposium or panel discussion to be held at The Wildlife Society’s 25th Annual Conference? There’s just a few days left to do so! This year’s conference will be held in Cleveland, Ohio, October 7-11, 2018. Education and training program proposals related to all aspects of wildlife ecology, management, […]

Striving for success in Cleveland

Correction: A previous version of this story, which appeared in the March/April 2018 issue of The Wildlife Professional, incorrectly mentioned that our opening night event at the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame would be on Sunday. The correct date of that event is Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. The time of the event has not […]

2018 Call for Abstracts is now open

The Wildlife Society will hold its 25th Annual Conference in Cleveland, Ohio, from October 7-11, 2018. The Conference will include workshops, symposia, panel discussions, contributed oral presentations, contributed posters, and student research in progress posters. We invite you to submit abstracts for prospective contributed oral or poster presentation on topics of wildlife ecology, management, conservation, […]