science communication

May 3, 2020  |  Enhancing Student Success

Dear NC State: Show Us How Awesome Your Research Is

NC State is calling for students, postdocs, faculty and staff to take part in the Envisioning Research image contest.

Jan 31, 2020

Seeking Faculty To Describe Their Research in 3 Minutes

Do you know faculty members who can describe their research in just three minutes? Send us their names for the first-ever NC State Faculty Three Minute Thesis.

Aug 6, 2018  |  About NC State

Envisioning Research Winners Capture Insights Into the World Around Us

The winners of this year’s Envisioning Research contest demonstrate the many ways research offers new perspectives on our world.

Mar 23, 2018  |  About NC State

Interpreting Science

Graduate student Kelsey Boes, poised to receive her Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science, has a bright future in science communication.

Feb 3, 2017

Dean’s Scene: The Importance of Communicating Science

Of the skills that you take away from Graduate School, learning to communicate your science to different audiences is critical, especially to those in STEM fields (science, engineering, technology and math).

Nov 29, 2016

NC State’s First Research Image Contest Winners

NC State’s first Research Image Contest for graduate students and postdocs produced winning images like simulating the aftermath of an exploding star, capturing a bee in mid-flight and tracking how cancer cells move through the blood stream.

Jun 13, 2016

Workshop Teaches the Art of Science Communication

Science workshop teaches graduate students and postdocs how to share their research with different audiences.

Feb 1, 2016  |  Events

Apply Now for ComSciCon Triangle, May 14 & 21

Graduate students in STEM fields from NC State and other Triangle-area universities are invited to apply for ComSciCon-Triangle 2016, a science communication workshop organized by and for graduate students.

Sep 14, 2015  |  Enhancing Student Success

Insect Snacks on the Brickyard?

Graduate student Steve Grodsky used an outreach project -- getting fellow students to sample insect snacks -- to help his class learn science communication. Grodsky says participating in The Graduate School's Preparing the Professoriate program helped him prepare for the university position that he is seeking.