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Welcome to the London SciComm Socials

Find out more about London SciComm, a social group for anyone practicing, or interested in science communication. If you want to chat SciComm, our socials are the places to be!

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Hello, I’m Kimberley and I’m an Introvert

I wanted to write something about being an Introvert at conferences. I've just been to Engage (organised by the National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement) and as usual after this event I am exhausted and not in a good way. Here are some thoughts about why... First up, people who know me often express shock … Continue reading Hello, I’m Kimberley and I’m an Introvert

Writing on the London Scicomm Symposium – by Charlotte Mykura

On Friday 15th June 2018 the 3rd London SciComm Symposium took place. As somebody still fairly new to science communication, and eager to learn from our ever-growing community, I was excited to attend. Just like the previous two events, the London Scicomm Symposium offers both the chance to meet the wise, well-established communicators as well … Continue reading Writing on the London Scicomm Symposium – by Charlotte Mykura

Discussing ‘Social justice and out-of-school science learning’

The latest meeting of the London Public Engagement Network journal club welcomed a guest member in the form of Dr Emily Dawson, UCL, who joined to discuss her own paper around topics of equity and engaging with diverse audiences related specifically to out-of-school science learning. Dipping into the social sciences gave the group a really interesting … Continue reading Discussing ‘Social justice and out-of-school science learning’