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  • May 30 - Jun 4
    2017
    Workshop
    From May 30 through June 4, the World Science Festival returns to New York City for its tenth year. Featuring over 60 programs, the Festival brings the world's leading scientists, artists, thinkers, and performers to audiences of all ages, and would love to share its educational programming directly with your museum/science center via World...
  • June 1
    2017
    Session

    People in key influential positions across the country are making decisions that determine how their communities address climate change. These Key Influential (KI) community leaders work collectively with other community experts to understand the causes and consequences of climate change in their region and to lessen the impacts.

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  • June 1
    2017
    Funding Deadline

    With support from the Rita Allen Foundation, the National Academy of Sciences is pleased to offer two awards of $37,500 each to support the formation and development of collaborative science communication researcher-practitioner partnerships.

    These awards are intended to facilitate the efforts of science communication researchers and...

  • June 5-30
    2017
    Workshop

    Experience Hampshire College's academic philosophy by linking critical engagement to experience-based education. The Ecojustice, Education and Artistic Practice (EEAP) Institute at Hampshire Farm is a four-week intensive summer program focused on investigating environmental justice issues, the deep-rooted causes of environmental oppression,...

  • June 5-6
    2017
    Conference

    The 2017 International Public Science Events Conference

    Madison, Wisconsin, June 5-6

    Registration is now open. Save money and register at the regular rate with tickets purchased before May 10, 2017. Several meals included in registration.

    Call for Participation is still open. Add your voice to the conference program...

  • June 5-6
    2017
    Conference

    GENIAL, funded by the National Science Foundation, will focus on increasing Latino participation in STEM Informal Science Learning (ISL) environments. We will bring together practitioners, community leaders, diversity-focused organizations, researchers, and media/marketing specialists from across the country to identify field-wide best...

  • Jun 5 - Jul 31
    2017
    Workshop

    The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology is now accepting applications for the summer session of their online course, “ The Art of Science Communication ”. The 6 week-long course provides fundamental training in communicating science to a non-expert audience, and is open to anyone, regardless of whether they are an ASBMB...

  • June 6
    2017
    Session

    In this webinar, stories and experiences from our work to bring the urgent but unfamiliar and complex topic of climate change to classrooms through teacher professional development and strong partnerships will be shared. We will describe how our approach to climate change education has changed to become more interactive and aligned with three-...

  • June 15-17
    2017
    Conference

    The Natural History and Science Museum of the University of Porto and Ciência Viva are the hosts of this 28th edition, taking place at the heart of one of the most unique, ancient and vibrant historical cities in Europe: Porto.

    The largest of its kind in Europe, the Ecsite conference is open to everyone interested in public engagement...

  • June 19-22
    2017
    Conference

    For the past decades cultural institutions have evolved from temples of knowledge to platforms of interaction and dialogue. They are developing and strengthening their mission to educate and inspire . Education and communications departments are now working together to engage visitors in learning experiences, to enhance their curiosity and to...

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