Graduate student Kelsey Boes, poised to receive her Ph.D. in Fiber and Polymer Science, has a bright future in science communication.
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).
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.
Workshop Teaches the Art of Science Communication
Science workshop teaches graduate students and postdocs how to share their research with different audiences.
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.
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.