Teaching STEM Grads How to Bridge Communication Gaps

Teaching STEM Grads How to Bridge Communication Gaps

Launching my first online course fulfills the promise I made to myself in Bhutan – become a teacher! I love helping young people succeed.  My work is all about teaching STEM graduates what to say and do to make a bigger impact with their work. Class is in...
Storytelling for Science

Storytelling for Science

We’ve all heard that humans absorb information quickly when it is in the form of a story. But what does storytelling mean for a scientist? It’s not telling ghost stories around the campfire – it’s engaging your audience’s previous experience in...
Championing Science Debuts in January

Championing Science Debuts in January

We bring our tools and philosophy to life in our new book, “Championing Science – Communicating Your Ideas to Decision Makers,” due out from the University of California Press, January, 2019. Championing Science provides real-world tactics – tailored...

Collaborators Trump Secrets – Why You Should Share Your Ideas

At a recent Department of Energy meeting lunch – the usual eight strangers around hotel rubber chicken – the conversation was brisk about new types of environmental and energy technology.  After a great discussion of a carbon capture demonstration of going on in North...