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Past Webinars

Have you missed an AIBS webinar? All of our past webinars are archived and are available for viewing. The webinars are organized by areaof interest; choose a category from the following.


Category: Careers in Biology, Communicating Science, Conversations with Scientists and Science Communicators

  A Virtual Book Party!

Authors Chris Mooney and Carl Zimmer will join us for a virtual book party to discuss their most recent books. Chris Mooney talks about Unscientific America: How Scientific Illiteracy Threatens our Future, in which he discusses the problems behind - and solutions to improve - the public's poor understanding of science. Carl Zimmer talks about The Tangled Bank, his new evolution textbook for the general reader.

Presented by: authors Chris Mooney and Carl Zimmer

Event took place on Thursday, February 25, 2010


  Alternative Science Careers: Science Policy/Public Affairs

AIBS staff members offer practical advice and recommendations to students and early career professionals considering a career at the interface of science and policy/public affairs. In this webinar, you'll get information about career options and learn how to develop the knowledge and skills necessary to embark on a career in science policy and public affairs.

Presented by: Dr. Robert Gropp, AIBS Director of Public Policy; Ms. Julie Palakovich Carr, 
Public Policy Associate at AIBS; Dr. Holly Menninger,
 Coordinator at the New York Invasive Species Research Institute; and Dr. Caroline Ridley, a Science and Technology Policy Fellow 
at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Event took place on Monday, December 21, 2009


  The Hubbard Brook Research Foundation Science Links Program: Synthesizing and Communicating Science

Learn how a team of scientists and engineers developed and implemented a program to share their research findings with decision-makers and other stakeholders.

Presented by: Dr. Charles T. Driscoll, University Professor and CESE Director at Syracuse University; and Dr. Robert Gropp, AIBS Director of Public Policy

Event took place on Thursday, July 30, 2009


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