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Communicating science workshop

A National Science Foundation-sponsored workshop, “Science: Becoming the Messenger,” aims to help academic scientists and engineers learn to craft responses to this ubiquitous question that are effective in reaching a broad range of audiences through a variety of media.

The workshop will be presented free of charge to faculty, graduate students and postdocs working at universities and institutions in Delaware on Thursday, July 21, from 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Clayton Hall on the University of Delaware’s Newark campus. Public information officers working on behalf of universities and institutions in Delaware are also invited to attend.

The registration deadline is July 8. More information and links to the registration form and a video about the workshop may be found on the NSF website. Questions may also be directed to the Delaware EPSCoR program at 302-831-6163.