UCS Reception Invitation: Communicating Science in a Challenging Media Envrionment

Do you feel like scientists and reporters are speaking different languages? Would you like to learn how to better communicate your research to the media and the general public? The Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) invites grad students and post-docs to join us for a free dinner reception and a fun interactive presentation on how to communicate science to the media, featuring:

Lisa Nurnberger
UCS press secretary and former reporter with NPR affiliate WAMU

Peter Frumhoff
UCS director of science and policy

Tuesday, August 3, 2010
6:30–9 p.m.
Senator John Heinz History Center, Third Floor, Discovery Room
1212 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh
(Just two blocks from the convention center)

Dinner and an open bar will be provided free of charge. Space is limited! Please RSVP at: http://www.ucsusa.org/action/ESA_RSVP.html.

Click here to download the flier.