Ways to Take Action

 

You can be a strong voice for science and build dialogue with your neighbors, community members, legislators, and others about science and its value. Here are some ways to engage:

SHARE YOUR SCIENCE ONLINE:

ENGAGE WITH YOUR COMMUNITY:

CONTACT YOUR POLICY MAKERS:

COMMUNICATE YOUR SCIENCE TO WIDER AUDIENCES:

  • To reach the widest possible audience to share the importance of your research, reach out to the news media:
  • If you’re already experienced with giving interviews, contact us about being an on-call expert for reporters to give background on newsworthy events in your field (e.g. natural hazards, extreme-weather events).

JOIN THE COMMUNITY:

  • Join’s AGU’s Sharing Science Network for more science-communication opportunities and to speak with other scientists passionate about raising their voices for science.

LEARN MORE AND SUPPORT OTHERS:

  • Request a science-communication workshop for your institution. AGU Sharing Science staff travel around the U.S. to help scientists hone their skills and practice developing and delivering their messages.