After students have had a chance to share with their colleagues, we discuss why they – as future environmental scientists – might need to communicate their science in a very brief time period.
We discuss potential scenarios such as press conferences, discussing potential proposals with program officers at funding agencies and communicating with policymakers.
I have received positive feedback from many students regarding this assignment.
This one-of-a-kind event explores the science of attraction through a range of enticing sensory adventures.
We also mention upcoming adoption and fundraising events so if people can't adopt they can support ACC in other ways.
1010 WINS has partnered with ACC for an online "3 To See At ACC" feature, showcasing animals available for adoption as well as the locations of ACC's mobile and off-site adoption events. Check out the weekly Pets Page of the Staten Island Advance every Friday to see photos and bios of cats and dogs available for adoption!
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The purpose of this assignment is to 1) expose students to current events in environmental science, 2) connect those stories to concepts covered in class, and 3) allow students to gain experience discussing important topics in environmental science.
Students choose an article written in the last three months relevant to the field of environmental science.
People filed in one at a time and checked in with the hostess, who cleared their name from a list and handed them a card for keeping track of dates that night.
After I was sure enough that the people at the restaurant were there for speed dating, I rose from the bar, took a seat on the ladies’ side of the tables, and waited for my first prospective match made in heaven. Women sit on one side of the table while men rotate from seat to seat in front of them. After five minutes, the men move to the next seat, and so on.