LSC’s science communication colloquium will feature an exciting line-up

This semester’s Life Sciences Communication colloquium will bring acclaimed speakers from near and far. Over the course of the semester, attendees of the colloquium will hear from experts in science communication, science policy, sustainability marketing, media sociology, and other interesting areas.

The talks are free and open to the public. Videos will be published shortly after each talk for those unable to attend.

Check out the list of speakers below. You can click the speakers’ names for more information about them. 

Speaker Schedule:

01/24– – Introduction –
01/31– Shiela Reaves
Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Life Sciences Communication, UW-Madison
02/07– Ashley Anderson
Assistant Professor, Department of Journalism and Technical Communication, Colorado State University
02/14– Kathy Kuntz
Executive Director, Cool Choices
02/21– Dietram Scheufele
John E. Ross Professor, Department of Life Sciences Communication, UW-Madison
02/28– Karyn Riddle
Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, UW-Madison
03/07– Neil Stenhouse
Assistant Professor, Department of Life Sciences Communication, UW- Madison
03/14– Tiffany Lohwater
Director, Office of Public Programs, American Association for the Advancement of Science
03/21– Emily Howell
Doctoral student, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies; LSC affiliate, UW-Madison
Kate Rose
Doctoral student, Department of Life Sciences Communication, UW-Madison
Dominique Brossard
Professor and Chair, Department of Life Sciences Communication, UW-Madison
03/28– – Spring Break –
04/04– Sarah Hartley
Senior Lecturer, Business School, University of Exeter
04/11– Lyn Van Swol
Professor, Department of Communication Arts, UW-Madison
04/18– Bret Shaw
Associate Professor, Department of Life Sciences Communication, UW-Madison
Laura Witzling
Doctoral student, Department of Life Sciences Communication, UW-Madison
04/25– Cathy Techtmann
Environmental Outreach State Specialist, UW-Extension
05/02– Mike Schafer
Professor, Institute of Mass Communication and Media Research, University of Zurich