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Communicating Science to the Public

Monday, January 26, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Suzanne Lane, Director, Writing, Rhetoric and Professional Communication

Jan/26 Mon 02:00PM-04:00PM 56-162

Enrollment: Limited: Advance sign-up required

This workshop will provide vivid lessons and hands-on practice in communicating scientific research to a general audience.  A panel of science writers will explain strategies for making complex information accessible and memorable, without compromising accuracy.  The panelists will then lead participants in exercises for developing clear and vivid explanations of data and concepts.  Space is limited to 25.  Please contact wrap@mit.edu to reserve a place.

Sponsor(s): Comparative Media Studies/Writing
Contact: Suzanne Lane, E39-369, 617-253-3039, wrap@mit.edu

Details

Date:
Monday, January 26, 2015
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Venue

MIT Building 56, Room 162
Access Via 21 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States
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Location:
http://whereis.mit.edu/?go=56