CarbonEARTH STEM Communication Symposium

Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 2:00pm
Stuckeman Family Building Jury Space on the University Park campus

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Penn State's CarbonEARTH program will host a STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) communication symposium from 2 to 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, in the Stuckeman Family Building Jury Space on the University Park campus.

The interactive event, titled "The Changing Ecosystem of Science Communication," will feature leading academics and science communication professionals who will discuss evolving practices of and challenges in communicating STEM knowledge to diverse audiences and policymakers.

CarbonEARTH is a National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate STEM Fellows in K-12 Education (GK-12) program that trains Penn State graduate students in STEM fields in science communication. For more information, visit The symposium is is sponsored by the NSF, Penn State's Center for Science and the Schools (CSATS), Penn State's Earth and Environmental Systems Institute (EESI), and the Department of Geography. The event is free and open to the public.


Seth Wilberding, MLA, LEED AP
NSF GK-12 CarbonEARTH Administrator
LEAPS Laboratory (Landscape Ecology at Penn State)
Doctoral Candidate in Geography, ABD
Penn State University
225 Walker Building
University Park, PA 16802