FREE Workshop on Improving Your Broader Impacts

Start Date/Time: Tuesday, June 14, 2011, 10:00 AM
Location: Fishery Science Building

Free Workshop on Improving Your Broader Impacts (e.g. NSF criterion 2, Sea Grant engagement plan, NOAA broader impacts)

Time: 10:00 am, 4:30 pm, and 6:30pm: 15, 40 and 90 minute sessions on a variety of topics related to broader impacts.

Latter two workshops conclude with "Think, drink, clink," an opportunity to network with colleagues and regional outreach organizations, hosted by graduate students from the UW School of Oceanography and the School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences

Topics include:

  • Communicating to the media, decision-makers, K-12 students and lay audiences
  • Using what you and your lab group already do for broader impacts
  • Making your research societally relevant
  • Existing opportunities, resources and support for your broader impacts
  • Using citizen science for your broader impacts
  • Tools for communicating your science to broad audiences
  • Program evaluation and broader impacts
  • Fellowship opportunities for graduate students engaged in education, outreach and post-doctoral teaching
  • To pre-register click here.

    Questions? Contact Susan Bullerdick at

    Workshop Supported by: COSEE-Ocean Learning Communities, Washington Sea Grant, UW School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, UW College of the Environment, UW School of Oceanography, UW College of Education, Seattle Aquarium, Ocean Inquiry Project, National Science Foundation, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration