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Jessica Rohde

Jessica Rohde

Seattle, WA

Interagency Arctic Research Policy Committee

Web Manager / Project Coordinator

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Published on Sep 18, 2015

Engage Evaluation Update 2015

We've been under the radar for over a year, but we have a lot of successes to share with our backers and the experiment program!This year, 14 graduate students completed the Engage course and gave ...

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Published on Apr 08, 2014

Now Livestreaming: Engage Student Talks at Town Hall Seattle

Science communication enthusiasts! If you live in Seattle, you might have seen this beautiful advertisement in last week's edition of our beloved local newspaper, The Stranger:That's right, the Eng...

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Published on Mar 09, 2014

Requesting the highest of fives...

This is just a short, backers-only post just to say thanks to each and every one of you. Here at Engage, we could not be more elated to have our project more than fully funded, and to have the supp...

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Published on Mar 03, 2014

Top 5 Errors Scientists Make When Communicating to the Public (Plus Cute Animal Gifs)

The first rule of science communication is to know your audience. With this in mind, our lab note today features the most popular communication technique for an audience of random people on the int...

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Published on Feb 26, 2014

The elevator pitch: explaining the "so what?" of your research in 2 minutes or less.

When you hear the word "elevator pitch" do you picture a couple of business types wearing suits and talking widgets in a fancy building downtown? Well this classic communication te...

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Published on Feb 19, 2014

Our Project Featured on Randy Olson's blog!

I had a bit of a fan girl moment last week when I got the chance to speak with Randy Olson about our project. He's the author of "Don't Be Such a Scientist," one of the books that inspired the foun...

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Published on Feb 07, 2014

Wowza! Thanks and here's a behind-the-scenes peek at our class.

The success we've had in the first 3 days of this project surpasses what we could have ever hoped and dreamed. We're already over 50% funded! And what a treat to have a very generous donor match al...

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The presentations will be posted at engage-science.com as soon as possible, and we could probably post a few here as well! Best to subscribe to the blog over at engage-science.com
Mar 10, 2014
How does communication training benefit scientists?
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It's true! Learning to be a better communicator can help scientists better collaborate, particularly across disciplines. One of the many benefits we hope to measure in our study.
Mar 04, 2014
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Thanks Clare, we'll definitely stick together!
Mar 04, 2014
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We agree! We're trying, and it's amazing to see how some of our students really transform after our training. Thanks for your support.
Mar 04, 2014
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Tip of the hat to Oscar Jasklowski for the idea!
Mar 03, 2014
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Glad to hear that you care about this! Some of our seminars are on video and available on our website at http://www.engage-science.com Thank you!
Feb 28, 2014
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Communication training would be perfect for ESIP fellows! Thanks for your donation and support.
Feb 25, 2014
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Thank you so much Jerry!
Feb 25, 2014
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Congratulations!
Feb 09, 2014
How can NGOs guide fisheries to ecological sustainability?
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You're welcome, and thank you for donating!
Feb 07, 2014
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We agree! Thanks so much for your support. Here's to hoping we change things.
Feb 07, 2014
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