Roundup 2/23: The Meetings Edition

John Holdren, the president's science advisor, testifies tomorrow before the House of Representatives Science and Technology Committee on the Obama Administration's 2011 budget request to Congress. NASA Administrator Charles Bolden stops by on Thursday after testifying tomorrow at a Senate hearing.

The new Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship within the Commerce Department is bringing together university and industry leaders tomorrow to discuss how federally funded research can boost the U.S. economy.

Student research has "the capacity to revolutionize" science, U.S. legislators learned at a briefing today on Capitol Hill sponsored by the Council on Undergraduate Research.