Grad students: Want to learn how to communicate your science more effectively? Network with fellow grads and peers? (See website: https://comscicon.com/comscicon-michigan-2021)
We’re getting together an excellent set of programming for participants including (but not limited to) panels on science policy, workshops on science illustration and publication, and of course our keynote from Dr. Mónica Feliú-Mójer on principles and strategies of culturally relevant science communication!
ComSciCon-MI 2021 will be held over three mornings August 20th-22nd, 2021. If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to email us (firstname.lastname@example.org) or find us on Twitter (@ComSciConMI)! Additional information can also be found on our website.
ComSciCon-MI 2021 is organized by graduate students at the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, Wayne State University, and Carnegie Mellon University. We are grateful for contributions from the following sponsors, without whom we couldn’t offer this workshop:
University of Michigan (UM): Life Science Institute, Industrial & Operations Engineering, Chemistry Department
Michigan State University (MSU): Department of Entomology, Institute for Integrative Toxicology, Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior, Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, BEACON, Office of Research and Innovation, Council of Graduate Students
Wayne State University (WSU): Department of Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering
Carnegie Mellon University (CMU): College of Science, Biological Science Department
NOTE: The deadline has for applications for the fourth annual Communicating Science Conference for Graduate Students and Postdocs (ComSciCon) in the Michigan and Pennsylvania region has been extended to 11:59pm EDT on June 7th, 2021. The application consists of only a few short answer questions, outlined at https://comscicon.com/comscicon-michigan-2021-application. If you missed the deadline to participate, you can still ATTEND the conference! Don’t miss out!!