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Science Through Visual Stories

Speaker(s): Sara ElShafie

July 22, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Leakey Foundation invites you to join the second in our series of free science communication webinars with Sara ElShafie, a global change biologist and science communication consultant.

Want to make your science communication even more effective? Engage your audience with powerful images! Join us as we explore how to create aesthetically pleasing and informative visuals for science storytelling using:

– Color and tone
– Effective layout
– Balance of precision and accessibility

This online workshop will help you create better presentations, figures, photographs, footage, and any other visual media you need for your science communication endeavors. “Science Through Visual Stories” will be presented via Zoom and streamed live on our YouTube channel.

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July 22, 2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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The Leakey Foundation
Sara ElShafie

Sara ElShafie a PhD candidate in the Department of Integrative Biology at the University of California, Berkeley. Her research, based at the UC Museum of Paleontology at Berkeley, investigates climate change impacts on animal communities over time. She also works at the intersection of science and entertainment to make science accessible and exciting for the masses. She developed her science communication workshops in conjunction with storytelling experts from Pixar. She has led workshops at university campuses, museums, zoos, and conference venues across the continent over the last several years.

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