Communicating Climate Science Seminar: Messaging Your Science (PCC 593)


1 credits


Location: Foege Auditorium

Schedule: M 3:30-5:00

Department: Cross-listed

Quarter: Winter

Meeting dates (and brief description of topic):
Jan 23

Broader Impacts: What Do Funders Really Want?
Panelists: Penelope Dalton, Washington Sea Grant; Russ McDuff and Susan Huatala, UW School of Oceanography; Daniel Schindler, UW School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences.

Feb 13
Why Bother With Social Media
Presenter: Liz Neeley, COMPASS.
Same-Day Special Events
2:00 -3:00 p.m.
Why Every Lab Should Tweet
Christie Wilcox, University of Hawaii, Manoa (Sponsored by the American Fisheries Society UW Student Chapter).
4:45-5:30 p.m.
Using Media Tools: A Hands-On Experience
Presented by COMPASS.
5:30-6:30 p.m.
Networking Social
Light refreshments and a chance to interact with peers.

March 5th
Best Practices for Translating Research for K-12 Audiences
Panelists: Tansy Clay, Carrie Tzou and Blakely Tsurusaki, COSEE-OLC.

March 26th
Connecting with Stakeholders: Secrets of Success
Panelists: Steve Harbell and Ian Miller, Washington Sea Grant; and Glenn VanBlaricom, UW School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences.

April 16th Research in Cyberspace: A Tale of Three Websites
Panelists: Lorenz Hauser, UW School of Aquatic and Fishery Science; Milton Love, Marine Science Institute, UC, Santa Barbara; Allison Fundis, UW Ocean Observatories Initiative.

May 7th
Informing and Influencing: Sharing Your Science with Decision Makers

Participants to be announced.

This seminar series is available for credit as Communicating Climate Science Seminar: Messaging Your Science (Winter and Spring quarter, 1 credit) (PCC 593) ATM S/OCEAN/ESS 593.

For more information:
Susan Bullerdick
COSEE Ocean Learning Communities