Science Communication Workshop “Why Do We Care?” Panel
24 Mar 2015 - 16:33
Press officers shared their experiences and challenges publishing press releases about Japanese science in English during a presentation titled “Why Do We Care?” at the International Science...
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Science Communication Workshop Panel
24 Mar 2015 - 16:04
Panelists discussed science communication tools with the audience. From left: David Hajime Kornhauser, senior research administrator for Kyoto University, Masaaki Hiramatsu, interim chief public...
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Science Communication Workshop Lab Tour
24 Mar 2015 - 16:03
OIST researcher Luis Ono showed attendees of the International Science Communication Workshop around the Energy Materials and Surface Sciences lab during a campus tour.
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David Hajime Kornhauser
24 Mar 2015 - 16:02
David Hajime Kornhauser, senior research administrator for Kyoto University, shared how he and his team produce science news releases in English.
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Robert Irion
24 Mar 2015 - 15:55
Robert Irion, director of the science communication program at University of California, Santa Cruz, explained how he trains scientists to write about science with style and grace.
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Valerie Jamieson
24 Mar 2015 - 15:52
Valerie Jamieson, editorial content director of the New Scientist, shared what journalists really need to produce a captivating science story.
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Science Communication Workshop Poster Session
24 Mar 2015 - 15:13
Attendees of the International Science Communication Workshop shared their strategies for communicating Japanese science to the world during the poster session.
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Feed the Monster
24 Mar 2015 - 15:11
Neil Calder, vice president of communications at OIST, described the Western media as a hungry monster, waiting to eat up Japanese science stories – but they must be written in English.
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Science Communication Workshop 2015 Group Photo
24 Mar 2015 - 15:05
About 100 communication officers, journalists and academics from Japan and around the world attended the International Science Communication Workshop at OIST March 19-20.
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18 Mar 2015 - 16:29
From March 9th-13th, the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology hosted its first OIST Science Challenge workshop, organized...
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Hands-on Science
18 Mar 2015 - 14:45
Science Challenge participants with Ph.D. student Andrew Winchester of the Energy Materials and Surface Sciences Unit learning how to build an analog circuit.
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“Why are manhole covers round?”
18 Mar 2015 - 13:51
OIST English instructor Tom Holland tells participants what to expect during job interviews. 
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