MEDIA ADVISORY: What Scientists Need to Know about Science Communication

WHAT: Liz Neeley, assistant director of science outreach at COMPASS, a science-based communications firm based in Seattle, will present “Finding Your Voice: What Scientists Need to Know About Science Communication, and the Risks and Rewards of Speaking Up.”

WHEN: Monday, May 13, 5 p.m.

WHERE: Colorado State University Lory Student Center Grey Rock Room.

ADMISSION: The lecture is free and open to the public.

DETAILS: CSU’s 2013-14 Global Sustainability Leadership Fellows will also be on hand during the event. These 20 early career academics have been chosen by the School of Global Environmental Sustainability (SoGES) from the various colleges that make up CSU to learn how to effectively communicate not only with peers but also with the public and the media.