So You Want to Be a Science Communicator?-Public Communication for Researchers - Carnegie Mellon University

So You Want to Be a Science Communicator?

John Radzilowicz

John Radzilowicz (bio)
September 12, 2013

Explaining science to the general public is not a matter of dumbing it down; it is a greater challenge to reach someone when you don't share a common background. In this workshop, we covered fundamentals: how to adapt to your audience's background, untangle their misconceptions, and explain complexity without being complicated.

Materials

PDFSlides (from the 2012 version of this seminar)

Seminar Video (from 2012 version)