Upcoming SciComm Workshops

Spring 2020

Specific Aims 1-2-3: a Grant Writing Workshop

January 16, 2020

Hosted by Molecular Genetics Journal Club


CommLab Poster Workshop for QBReC Undergraduates

January 27, 2020

5:00-6:30 PM

Facilitated by Lishibanya Mohapatra and Janna Lowensohn. 

Fall 2019

Coffee Counsel - Secrets to Getting REU Funds Across the U.S.

November 21, 2019

Get paid to Science!  The Coffee Counsel and the SciComm Lab provided an opportunity for students to learn what makes a successful REU application.

Visual Design

October 25, 2019

Janna is facilitated an Adobe Illustrator workshop for the NBIO 208 and NBIO 207 (Neuro communication course).

Introduction to the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (GRFP)

September 25, 2019

The SciComm Lab and the DivSci PreAward Group partnered to host an informational workshop on the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program. Those people who are US citizens, national or permanent residents and who are either senior undergraduates planning to attend graduate school or grad students in their first or second year have a shot at this program. Those attending the session learned what they could do to establish themselves as unique scientists and best candidates for this fellowship.  

Science Talks - Talk So People Will Listen: Crafting an Effective Science Presentation

September 11, 2019

Talk So People Will Listen: Crafting an effective science presentation was open to people of all skill levels to help them give the best talk possible. This one-hour workshop taught people: to learn the assertion / evidence approach to presentations; how to curate their data to convince and engage an audience; and to practice what they have learned in a low pressure environment.