[ASC-list] Perth: Talk by distinguished visitor, Richard Holliman from Open University, UK

Nancy Longnecker nancy.longnecker at uwa.edu.au
Thu Apr 21 09:47:10 UTC 2011


You are welcome to join us for this special talk.

Who: Dr. Richard Holliman, Senior Lecturer in Science Communication from Open University, UK

What: Rick will be speaking to the UWA Science Writing class about 'contested science'. 

When: 4:00 pm, Tuesday, 3 May

Where: Arts Lecture Room 8, Crawley Campus, UWA

www.uwa.edu.au/campus-map

The Arts Building is next to the carpark off Hackett Drive Entrance #1 (same carpark for University Club). There is ticketed parking in the carpark, but parking at UWA is fiercely contested.

Rick is an editor of two valuable collections in the science communication field: 

Investigating science communication in the information age 
http://oro.open.ac.uk/13050/

and

Practicing science communication in the information age
http://oro.open.ac.uk/13051/

For more information about his  teaching, research and science outreach and public engagement interests, see http://www.open.ac.uk/personalpages/r.m.holliman

Rick also moderates the website for Isotope, an interdisciplinary action research project for those interested in science communication. 

http://isotope.open.ac.uk

All are welcome to this special talk. Visitors are invited to stay afterwards for discussion with Rick at the University Club.

Assoc Prof Nancy Longnecker

Coordinator, Science Communication Program
Faculty of Life and Physical Sciences, M011
The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Highway
Crawley, WA   6009

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There is no point explaining everything in the universe if no one is listening to you.    (UWA Sci Comm student)










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