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Building Leadership in Science Communication

A C-DEBI Professional Development Workshop October 17, 2016 9:00 – 4:30 p.m. 2016 C-Debi Annual Meeting Marina, California . Many scientists struggle to effectively communicate their research to non-expert audiences. This is particularly challenging for scientists who explore aspects of the natural world not visible to the naked eye, even though public understanding of their… [ Continue Reading ]

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Power Sector in the Hot Seat: Challenges, Opportunities & Goals for Reducing Carbon Emissions

Seminar Home | Seminar Agenda | Resources List Climate Change and the News September 21, 2016 8:30 – 5:00 p.m. (breakfast and lunch included) Society of Environmental Journalists Annual Conference Double Tree by Hilton Hotel 2001 Point West Way Sacramento, California . On the heels of the sweeping climate change agreement reached at the 2015… [ Continue Reading ]

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Spotlight on Metcalf Institute Alumni

Hundreds of journalists from around the world have participated in Metcalf Institute programs since it was established in 1997.  Read their profiles to learn how Metcalf’s science training has impacted their lives and informed their reporting. View workshop photos.   Eli Chen Eli Chen began pondering the environment as early as high school in the… [ Continue Reading ]