SCWIST BrownBag Lunch Meeting: Building Your Academic Profile using New Media and Online Tools

Hello UBC BrownBag Lunchers! Following on from last month’s fascinating insight into communication in the scientific realm, this workshop from the UBC Library focusses specifically on sharpening your skills in communicating your academic work and connecting with other researchers. Our speakers will guide you through the various online and media tools that are available today, […]

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SCWIST Membership Focus Groups: We want to hear from you!

The Board of Directors is gathering information from the SCWIST membership to inform SCWIST’s programming and future directions. All members are welcome, including students, professionals, founders and volunteers. We will host two small focus group sessions at which we will discuss important questions including “Why is SCWIST’s mission important today?” and “How can SCWIST continue […]

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Event Recap – BrownBag Discussion “Science Communication”

This Hallowe’en Brown Bag presented the topic of Communicating Science for discussion among the 6 panel members and 26 attendees. Sarah S. Chow, Science Communicator and PhD Candidate in Cardiovascular Physiology, acted as our moderator and introduced the panel to the room. Each panelist spent a few minutes describing themselves and the nature of their […]

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