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January 29, 2022 @ 9:00 am - February 12, 2022 @ 4:00 pm
Graduate students conducting research in science, technology, health, mathematics, and related fields are invited to apply for ComSciCon-Triangle 2022, a science communication workshop organized by and for graduate students in North Carolina.
At this two-day conference, attendees will have the opportunity to develop their science communication skills, network with fellow graduate students passionate about science education and outreach, learn from expert writers and professional science communicators, and produce an original piece of writing for publication. Click here for examples of published pieces from past ComSciCon attendees.
ComSciCon-Triangle is a local version of the national ComSciCon workshop, held annually in Cambridge, MA. Founded in 2013 by graduate students at Harvard and MIT, over 300 graduate students nationwide have already participated in the national ComSciCon programs.
When: Saturday, January 29th, 2022 and Saturday, February 12th, 2022 (~9am-4pm)
Click here for a preliminary program.
Online applications are open until 11:59pm on November 19th, 2021. 50 attendees will be selected through a competitive application process (science communication experience not required). Please apply only if you can commit to attending BOTH days of the workshop.
ComSciCon-Triangle 2022 is made possible by support from: Duke Chemistry Department, Duke Science and Society, NCSU Graduate School, UNC-CH Biology Department, UNC-CH Chemistry Department, UNC-CH College of Arts and Sciences, UNC-CH Psychology and Neuroscience Dept., UNC-CH School of Medicine, UNC-CH Pharmacology Department, UNC-CHG Chemistry Dept. , Burroughs Wellcome Fund, MedThink, UNC-CH Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics