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ComSciCon-Triangle 2019 Workshop

NC Museum of Natural Sciences 11 W Jones St, Raleigh, NC

ComSciCon: A science communication workshops for graduate students. Day 1: March 23rd; Day 2: April 6th | Graduate students conducting research in science, technology, health, mathematics, and related fields are invited to apply for ComSciCon-Triangle 2019, a science communication workshop organized by and for graduate students in North Carolina.At this two-day conference, attendees will have the opportunity to develop their science communication skills, network with fellow graduate students passionate about science education and outreach, learn from expert writers and professional science communicators, and produce an original writing for publication.

ComSciCon-Triangle 2019 Workshop

Research Triangle Park (details TBD) RTP, NC

ComSciCon: A science communication workshops for graduate students. Day 1: March 23rd; Day 2: April 6th | Graduate students conducting research in science, technology, health, mathematics, and related fields are invited to apply for ComSciCon-Triangle 2019, a science communication workshop organized by and for graduate students in North Carolina.At this two-day conference, attendees will have the opportunity to develop their science communication skills, network with fellow graduate students passionate about science education and outreach, learn from expert writers and professional science communicators, and produce an original writing for publication.

Center for Oral History Training Institute 2019

James B. Hunt Library, Room 4101 (IEI area) 1070 Partners Way, Raleigh, NC

Center for Oral History Training Institute | June 3 - 7, 2019 | Hunt Library | Interested in learning oral history and research interview methodologies? For one week, instructors from the Center for Oral History at the Sciene History Institute will work with scholars and researchers who are planning or have started research that has interviewing as a core component.

$150 – $500

Centering Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion | MBTP Faculty Mentors

Poe 202 (North Campus) 2310 Katharine Stinson Dr., Raleigh, NC

Martha Burford Reiskind and Joseph L. Graves | What do diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) mean in the context of mentoring? How do we address and acknowledge our own unconscious biases even as we lead our labs toward DEI practices? In this workshop we will move beyond awareness training to consider how faculty can model and facilitate behavior that promotes DEI.

Science and the Media | MBTP Faculty Mentors

Virtual Event

Katie Mack and Matt Shipman | In this workshop, we will work on our media skills and consider how best to mentor our students to succeed in this aspect of science communication.

AgBioFEWS Zoom Q&A

Virtual Event

Join Dr. Fred Gould, GES Center co-director, and Dr. Dawn Rodriguez-Ward, AgBioFEWS program coordinator, on Friday, December 10, 2021 at 12:00 PM. The Zoom session will start with a brief presentation of the AgBioFEWS program and leave time for all interested applicants to ask questions in the live chat box or via live video.

Science Communication with Jean Goodwin and Rob Dunn | MBTP Faculty Mentors

Poe 202 (North Campus) 2310 Katharine Stinson Dr., Raleigh, NC

What is good science communication? How do we talk about our research program and our findings with different kinds of people? How can listening to stakeholders and relevant communities inform and improve our science?

MBTP-GES Exploring Case Studies Workshop

Faculty Lounge, 5231 Hunt Library 1070 Partners Way, Raleigh, NC

With the coaching of core faculty from the Genetic Engineering and Society Center, groups of MBTP faculty mentors and trainees will focus on three specific controversies in biotechnology. Lunch provided from Neomonde.