SciComm Workshops

Fall 2023

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Effective Statement of Purpose Workshop
Tuesday, November 7, 4:00 - 5:00 PM

This workshop, hosted by SciComm Lab Fellows Amélie and Tedy, will guide you through the timeline and initial steps of submitting a strong graduate school or medical school application. This workshop will focus on crafting an effective statement of purpose. 


Poster for Effective Design Workshop

Effective Poster Design
Monday, Oct 30th, 4:00 to 5:00 PM

Join the SciComm Lab Fellows for an in-person workshop focused on effective poster design. This workshop aims to translate your data and slides into a poster ready for a scientific conference while providing tips on elevating your poster design. Open to all DivSci members but most appropriate for graduate students and postdocs!


Fellowship Program (GRFP). Tuesday, Sept 12
4:00 - 5:00 PM ET

Fellowship Writing & the NSF GRFP: Interested in learning about the fellowship and grant writing process? The SciComm Lab and the DivSci PreAward Group have partnered to host a workshop on fellowship writing for the prestigious (but attainable) NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). If you are a US citizen, national, or permanent resident who is either a senior undergraduate intending to attend graduate school or a grad student in your 1st or 2nd year, attend this virtual workshop to learn what you can do to establish yourself as a unique scholar and the best candidate for fellowships such as the NSF Graduate Research 

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