Sharing Science Events

Upcoming Events

Past Events

Sharing Science events at AGU18
9- 15 Dec 2018

Join us for a week of science communication & outreach in December!

Scicomm workshop at AGU18
9- 9 Dec 2018

We’ll hold a FREE 1/2-day general scicomm workshop before AGU18, open to all attendees!

Science multimedia storytelling workshop at AGU18
9- 9 Dec 2018

We’ll hold a FREE 1/2-day multimedia via storytelling workshop before AGU18, open to all attendees!

FREE science communication & policy workshop in Pittsburgh
19- 19 Oct 2018

Check out our upcoming workshop at Carnegie Mellon University!

Webinar – (Science) Podcasting ≥ 101
27- 27 Sep 2018

Join us for a brief overview of the ins and outs of podcasting about science & otherwise!

Science communication & policy workshop at U of Illinois
17 Sep 2018

Join us for a FREE Sharing Science workshop at UIUC!

Webinar: Crafting your science message for journalists
13 Sep 2018

Join us as we discuss the best ways to craft your science message for journalists!

Webinar: Amplify your science by crafting a plain-language abstract
30 Aug 2018

Learn how to craft a great plain-language abstract to make your manuscript more accessible to diverse audiences!

Science communication & policy workshop at UW Madison
21- 21 Aug 2018

Join us for a FREE Sharing Science workshop at UW!

Sharing Science workshop at AESS meeting
20 Jun 2018

Join us at the AESS 2018 here in Washington, DC, for a scicomm & policy workshop!

Sharing Science workshop at UMD
23 May 2018

Join us at the University of Maryland for a FREE scicomm & policy workshop!

Webinar: When is science newsworthy?
10 May 2018

What makes a good science news story? Find out at our upcoming webinar!

Sharing Science workshop at Tufts University
18 Apr 2018
Join us at the Tufts University for a FREE scicomm & policy workshop!
Ozone hole & CFCs Ask Me Anything
16 Apr 2018

Join NASA scientists Susan Strahan and Anne Douglass for a Reddit Ask Me Anything on the Antarctic Ozone Hole & CFCs!

Webinar: Scicomm essentials for successful storytelling
26 Mar 2018

Join us for this webinar in conjunction with the Planet Forward Summit!

Workshop at Ocean Sciences Meeting
11 Feb 2018

We’re holding a FREE 1/2-day science communication and policy workshop at OSM18. Space is limited so sign up today!

Workshop at Alaska Marine Science Symposium
21- 22 Jan 2018

Join us for a full-day workshop at the Alaska Marine Science Symposium in Anchorage, AL. One-on-one science communication & policy consultations also available!

Fall Meeting!
10- 15 Dec 2017

We have a full week of programming that you need to check out!

Webinar: Science Storytelling
15 Nov 2017

Want to learn how to fit storytelling into communicating your science? Register for our webinar!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Joel Thornton
9 Nov 2017

Ask your questions about how humans affect Earth’s atmosphere!

AGU Cinema at AGU17
1 Nov 2017

Submit your science videos to be screened at AGU17!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Sue Natali
12 Oct 2017

Ask all your questions about permafrost melt and climate change!

Sharing Science workshop at UPitt
4 Oct 2017

Join us at the University of Pittsburgh for a Sharing Science workshop!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Mike Liemohn
4 Oct 2017

Ask your questions on about all the ways that space can hurt you!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Sarah Horst
22 Sep 2017

Ask your planetary science questions!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Mark Boslough
31 Aug 2017

Ask your questions on planetary impacts and global catastrophes!

Sharing Science workshop in DC area
4 Aug 2017

Attend a Sharing Science scicomm/scipol workshop in the DMV!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Andrew Yau
26 Jun 2017

Ask your questions about the Juno missions to Jupiter!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Piers Forster
22 Jun 2017

Ask your questions about climate change!

Planetary sciences Reddit AUA
16 Jun 2017

Ask your planetary science questions to Dr. David Baratoux & Dr. Hasnaa Chennaoui-Aoudjehane!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Jill Trepanier
12 Jun 2017

Ask your questions about hurricanes as the season begins!

Webinar: Plainspoken Science
8- 8 Jun 2017

We’ll provide tips and tools on how to communicate your science in plain language.

Webinar: Sciencing & Social Media
15 May 2017

We’ll cover tips and tools on effective use of social media!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Jeff Moore
27 Apr 2017

Dr. Jeff Moore – Assistant professor of geology and geophysics at the University of Utah, will chat about landslides and avalanches.

March for Science pre-event
22 Apr 2017

Are you heading to the March for Science in DC? Stop by AAAS for a pre-event with fellow marchers!

Webinar – Marching for Science…and Beyond!
13 Apr 2017

Regardless of whether or not you plan to attend a March for Science, our webinar will provide tips, tools, and techniques to help you show your support for strong science in your community and around the world!

Reddit AMA w/ RADM Jon White (ret.)
30 Mar 2017

RADM Jon White (ret.), President of the Consortium for Ocean Leadership, will answer your ocean questions!

Webinar – Sharing Your Science with the Media
23- 23 Mar 2017

Learn about working with the media including how to prepare for interviews, what to do when a reporter calls, and how to establish successful long-term relationships with journalists.

Reddit AUA: Geoengineering
23- 23 Mar 2017

Ask questions about environmental change, dealing with the impacts for human society, and whether various geoengineering techniques could really be expected to reduce climate damage!

SciComm chat on Facebook Live
15 Mar 2017

Sharing Science Specialist, Shane M Hanlon, will be part of a AAAS panel discussing science communication on Facebook Live!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Mike Brudzinski
6 Mar 2017

Dr. Mike Brudzinski will answer you questions about fracking and earthquakes!

Webinar – What’s your science message?
2 Mar 2017

Learn how to craft an effective & engaging science message for any audience!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Chris Borstad
16 Feb 2017

Dr. Chris Borstad will answer your questions about glaciers and avalanches!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Dave Petley
13 Feb 2017

Ask your questions about natural disasters!

Take Action – Keep Science Global
31- 10 Feb 2017

Science is and must remain a global enterprise. Learn more.

Sharing Science at Fall Meeting
11- 17 Dec 2016

Join us at Fall Meeting 2016 for a week full of science communication, outreach, and policy events!

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Jeff Rubin
17 Nov 2016

Want to know more about preparing for natural hazards? Dr. Jeff Rubin will answer questions at noon ET on 17 Nov. during an Ask Me Anything on Reddit’s r/science portal.

SciComm workshop at AGU HQ
31 Oct 2016

We’ll be holding a science communication workshop at AGU HQ in DC on Halloween!

Scicomm & SciPol workshop at CSU
19 Oct 2016

We’ll be at Colorado State University for a 1/2-day science communication and policy workshop.

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Phil Klotzbach
13 Oct 2016

Want to know more about the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season? Dr. Phil Klotzbach will answer questions at noon ET on 13 Oct. during an Ask Me Anything on Reddit’s r/science portal.

Knauss Fellows SciComm workshop
5 Oct 2016

This is a special version of our workshop for Knauss Marine Policy Fellows in DC.

Reddit AMA: Dr. Tamay Ozgokmen
26 Sep 2016

Join us for an AMA talking about the Deepwater Gulf Oil Spill.

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon
24 Sep 2016

Come to AGU HQ and create/edit Wikipedia pages about the Earth and space sciences

Reddit AMA w/ Sun-Earth magnetic fields scientists
23 Sep 2016

Drs. Benoit Lavraud, Bill Peterson, and Andrew Yau will answer your questions about Sun-Earth magnetic fields!

One-on-one consultations
19 Aug 2016

We will be at Texas A&M in August to answer any questions you may have and to provide one-on-one support and advice to suit your science-communication needs.

SciComm workshop at Texas A&M
18 Aug 2016

Learn how to communicate your science clearly and concisely in a way that will resonate to any audience at this hands-on communications workshop.

Statistics workshop for DC science writers
11 Aug 2016

Interactive workshop covering key ideas and statistical concepts relevant to Earth and space science writers.

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Steven A. Hauck
4 Aug 2016

Dr. Hauck, Editor-in-chief of Journal of Geophysical Research: Planetswill answer your questions.

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Dave Petley
14 Jul 2016

Dr. Dave Petley, Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Research & Enterprise at the University of East Anglia, will answer your landslide questions in a Reddit AMA.

Webinar – District Visits
7 Jul 2016

The Public Affairs program at AGU is hosting a webinar to help scientists share the value and wonder of science with legislators when they break for recess and return to their home states in August.

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Michael Eillis
23 Jun 2016

Dr. Michael Ellis, head of climate and landscape change science at the British Geological Survey, will answer questions about the impact of human activity on the Earth in a Reddit AMA.

Reddit AMA w/ Dr. Margaret Leinen
21 Jun 2016

AGU President and Scripps Institution of Oceanography Director Dr. Margaret Leinen will answer questions on observing the ocean in a Reddit AMA.

One-on-one consultations
17 Jun 2016

We will be at Scripps in June answer any questions you may have and to provide one-on-one support and advice to suit your science-communication needs.

SciComm Workshop at Scripps
16 Jun 2016

Learn how to communicate your science clearly and concisely in a way that will resonate to any audience at this hands-on communications workshop.

Food & climate forum in DC
8 Jun 2016

Join eminent scientists and current AAAS Leshner Leadership Fellows Dr. Jerry Glover and Dr. Peter Huybers to learn about how a changing climate will affect food from the global scale to here at home.

Workshop – Talking Science from Public to Policy at MIT
21- 23 Mar 2016

An American Geophysical Union (AGU) Communications Workshop hosted by the the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at MIT.

Ocean Sciences Meeting: Sharing Science Events
21- 21 Feb 2016

We held a 1/2 day workshop entitled, Share Science in Your Community. Additionally, we met with students to chat about science communication and participated in a panel discussion concerning careers outside of academia.