KICP Education & Outreach Summer School for Grad Students (June 16-27)

by Laura Trouille on April 23, 2014

KICP Education & Outreach Summer School for Graduate Students
June 16-27 Chicago, IL

http://kicp.uchicago.edu/EOsummer

Applications due: May 13, 2014

We are very pleased to announce a hands-on summer school for graduate students interested in education and outreach (E&O). This school will feature a week of practicum that will immerse participants in E&O; for example, presenting at the Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, developing hands-on classroom activities, creating content with WorldWide Telescope, or developing Zooniverse/citizen science program activities. The school will also include a one-day science communications workshop presented by the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science, field trips to Chicago area institutions, and a concise introduction to E&O basics.

– Limited to 14 participants

– Accommodations provided, free of charge.

– Applications due May 13, 2014

Please share this with others who may be interested, especially graduate students.

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