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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!

8 Minutes of Honesty – Engage 2019

I was lucky enough to be given eight minutes to speak as part of the final plenary at the recent National Coordinating Centre for Public Engagement (NCCPE)'s Engage conference. Taking place in Bristol on 4th and 5th December 2019, the theme of this year's event was "Disruption". The event started as it meant to go … Continue reading 8 Minutes of Honesty – Engage 2019

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’