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Current Newsletter:

Volume 13 Issue 2

*Message from the President

*Meet Our Members with Mickey

 

*SVALLAS Online Lecture Series

 

Past Issues:

Volume 13 Issue 1

*Message from the President

*District 8 Meeting: One Health

*14th Annual Awards Banquet Recap

*District 8 Trustee Update

*Meet Our Members with Mickey

*Check Out Lab Rat Chat!

*2020 District 8 Meeting

 

Volume 12 Issue 2

*Message from the President

*70th Annual AALAS National Meeting

*AALAS Certifications

*Bodega Bay Recap

*Northern California Branch Symposium

*The 14th. Annual Awards Banquet 

*2020 District 8 Meeting

 

 

Volume 12 Issue 1
*Message from the President

*Squeaky Clean: Developing a Gnotobiotic Research Facility at MBP

*Picnic Day Recap

*District 8 AALASS Meeting Recap

*Bat Tour

*Suture Clinic Wet Lab

*Roy Hoglund Wins 2019 District 8 Ron Orta Humanitarian Award

*Measuring Weight to Predict Pregnancy and Number of Pups Born

*Save the Date: 2020 District 8 Meeting

 

Volume 11 Issue 2

*Message from the President

*Candidates Bio

*Sailboat Design Contest

*UC Davis Picnic Day

*Biomedical Research Awareness Day

*June Lecture

*Bat Walk and Talk

*NCB AALAS 2018 Educational Symposium

 

Volume 10 Issue 1 

*Message from the President

*2017 SVAALAS Award winners

*TBR News and Views

*PTSD Drug Research 

*Webinars

*Looking to get more involved with SVAALAS 

 

Volume 9 Issue 3 

*Message from the President

*New SVAALAS Board Members

*The 11th Annual Awards Banquet

*SVAALAS District 8

*UCD TRACS: 100 ALL STAR RACE

*Strategies for Social Housing of Rabbits Webinar

*Looking to get more involved with SVAALAS

 

 

Volume 9 Issue 1 

*Message from the President

*SVAALAS Awards Banquet winners

*Technician Branch Representative Summary

*Preparing for the LAT Exam

*2016 Winter District 8 Trustee Report

*Animal Research Means Medical Progress

*Looking to get more involved with SVAALAS

*Join our Facebook Group

 

 

Volume 8 Issue 1 

*Message from the President

*SVAALAS Awards Banquet

*Coloring Book Construction Party- Volunteers Needed

*Picnic Day- Volunteers Needed

*A Call for Articles

*Our Facebook Group

*Get Involved with SVAALAS

*Annual Meet and Greet

*April Lecture Series

*AALAS Prep Courses

 

 Volume 7 Issue 2

*Message from the President

*September Lecture Series

*Necropsy Wet Lab

*Read All About It!

*2014 Summer Trustee Report

*District 8 Meeting Recap

*2015 SVAALAS Board Member Nominations

*LAT Tutor

*2014 Hydropac Exchange

 

Volume 7 Issue 1

*Message from the President

*April Lecture Series

*AALAS District 8 Meeting

*Read All About It!

*Picnic Day Volunteers

*Be Somebody in AALAS

 

 

Volume 6 Issue 3 

*Message from the President

*District 8 Trustee Report

*Annual Sacramento Valley AALAS Awards Banquet

*AALAS District 8 Meeting

*Lab Heroes & Villans

*It Came From The Web

*Read All About It!

*Call to Arms: 

*Become Somebody in AALAS

 

Volume 6 Issue 1

*Message from the President

*Lab Heroes & Villans

*Read All About It!

*Oh, Canada...

*Picnic Day: Shout-out!

*July Lecture Series: Transgenic Goats

*Trustee Report

*Become Somebody in AALAS

 

Volume 5 Issue 4 

*Message from the President

*Dr. Frederic De Sauvage- Genentech, Inc.

*2013 District 8 Meeting, Portland, OR

*Awards Banquet

*Suggestions for Recognition of Technicians

*Certification Corner

*Lab Heroes and Villains

*Read All About It!

*It Came From the Internet!

*The Technician's 411

*Become Somebody in AALAS

 

Volume 5 Issue 3 

*Message from the President

*21st Annual Educational Symposium

*Mini-Osmotic Pump Workshop

*Lab Heroes and Villains

*Read All About It: Book Recommendations

*Crossword Puzzle

*September Lecture: Making Mice Forget, Fumble and Freeze

*63rd AALAS National Meeting

*Become Somebody in AALAS

*Summer D8 Trustee Report

*Biomedical Technologist II/III Position Available

 

Volume 5 Issue 2

*Message from the President

*June Lecture 

*Picnic Day at UC Davis was a great success!

*Mus musculus vs. Syphacia obvelata

*Read All About It: Book Recommendations

*Mouse Clique

*It's just water, right? A look into the chemistry of basic aquatic environments

*Job vs. Career

*Hero Rats

 

Volume 5 Issue 1

*Message from the President

*Membership Drive/Party

*Picnic Day at UC Davis

*AALAS District 8 Annual Meeting

*Technician Week

Our apologies, there is a correction to the newsletter: Jessica Davis won the 2011 Member of the Year award, and Rhonda Oates-O'Brien is listed as the winner in the newsletter.

 

Volume 4 Issue 2

*Message from the President

*Board of Directors for 2011

*Committee Chairs for 2011

*National AALAS Elections

*My First National AALAS Meeting

*"To a mouse" by Megan Bevis

*Become Somebody in AALAS

 

Volume 4 Issue 1 

*Message from the President

*Board of Directors for 2011

*Committee Chairs for 2011

*Mouse Necropsy Wet Lab

*2011 Leadership Academy

*Spotlight on your District 8 Trustee

*Become Somebody in AALAS

 

Volume 3 Issue 4

*Jackson Laboratory: New Partnership in Collier County

*SVAALAS Committee Chairs for 2010

*Job Postings

*SCB AALAS 50th Anniversary Symposium

*Police Dog Talk by Officer Justin Raymond

*Message from the President

 

Volume 3 Issue 3 

*The Jackson Laboratory-Florida

*Primary Human Tumors

*Recent Publications

*Job Postings

*Pep Boys on Discovery Mission

*AALAS Meeting Calendar

 

Volume 3 Issue 2

* Rhesus Macaque Enrichment Event

* Innovative Approach to Offering Enrichment

* Committee Chairs

* Board Meeting Dates

* 2010 District 8

* Job Postings

* 7th Annual Lab Products Animal Technician Award 

 

Volume 3 Issue 1

* Message from the President
* Denver National AALAS Meeting 2009
* SVAALAS Awards Nominations 
* Job Postings
* Ron Orta Humanitarian Award


Volume 2 Issue 4
* Message from the President
* Vivarium Projects-Five Lessons Learned
* NM Poster Judging
* Support the Pro-Test Petition for Medical Progress
* Cancellation of SVAALAS Prep Classes
* Murine Cryopreservation of Embryos and Sperm
* Job Postings


Volume 2 Issue 3
* Message from the President
* CMAR Preparatory Course
* Introducing The Jackson Laboratory West Facility
* SVAALAS Prep Classes
* Raptor Center Tour
* Leadership Academy
* Job Postings
* District 8 Symposium Success


Volume 2 Issue 2
* Message from the President
* Michael D. Hayre Fellowship
* LAWTE Founder's Award
* District 8 - 2009 Meeting
* 6th Annual Lab Products Animal Technician Award
* Trustees and Alternates Needed for 2010-2012
* Jax West Special Symposium and Grand Opening
* Charles River Laboratories' Excellence in Refinement Award
* Article regarding the decontamination of an animal facility


Volume 2 Issue 1
* Message from the President
* President's message
* SVAALAS Awards Banquet
* 2009 District Meetings
* SVAALAS Committee Chairs
* Administrative Management Society Scholarships
* National Girls Collaborative Project


Volume 1 Issue 4
* Message from the President
* SVAALAS Listserv
* District 8 - 2009 Meeting Update
* New Names for the SVAALAS Annual Awards
* Logo Contest Winner


Volume 1 Issue 3
* Message from the President
* SVAALAS Horseback Riding Trip
* 2008 Leadership Academy
* Article on "Rapid Expansion IVF"
* Re-Naming of the SVAALAS Annual Awards


Volume 1 Issue 2
* Message from the President
* Upcoming Events
* 2008 District 8 Meeting
* Membership Drive
* 5th Annual Lab Products Animal Technician Award
* Recent SVAALAS events
* National AALAS Awards - Nominate someone
* AALAS Code of Ethics


Volume 1 Issue 1
* Message from the President
* SVAALAS Awards for 2007
* Members who passed certification exams
* Membership renewals
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