February 16 2017

5:00 pm 1100 TLSB

EcoEvoPub Series

Graduate Student Presentations


Marcel Vaz
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UCLA

"Under cover: tree growth strategies in the understory of an Amazon forest"

Sarah Helman
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, UCLA

"Science, please meet your estranged friend, storytelling! How an effective narrative can help scientists convey information and captivate audiences"

A compelling narrative is key to effective communication, but it can be challenging for scientists to present complex concepts and findings within a simple yet interesting narrative framework. I will share the communication strategy developed by scientist-turned filmmaker Randy Olsen, whose methods can help anyone improve their scientific communication through the art of storytelling.











































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































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