"Science: Becoming the Messenger" Communicating Science to a Non-technical Audience

Wed, May 16,
7:30 am to 6:00 pm

This interactive workshop, developed by the National Science Foundation, provides science communication tools to help researchers communicate more broadly with the public. he workshop features three prominent speakers: Emmy award-winning television producer Joe Schreiber; former PBS executive Dan Agan; and best-selling science journalist Chris Mooney.

It is open to researchers, scientists, engineers, graduate students, and public information officers. The focus will be on science communication basics, defining the audience, developing messages, explaining science, working with reporters, public outreach and using multimedia.

There is no registration fee but please register in advance here.  

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MSU IoE Office

Montana State University
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Bozeman, MT 59717
(406) 994-2374
MSU Director: Cathy Whitlock

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The University of Montana
Davidson Honors College
Missoula, MT 59812
(406) 243-4848
UM Director: Ric Hauer

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Program Director:  Ray Callaway
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University of Montana
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