Science Communication and Social Media at ICE 2016

During the 2016 International Congress of Entomology in Orlando, Florida, a symposium called “Weaving Your Web: Science Communication and Social Media for Insect Scientists” was held. Three of the speakers — Aaron Pomerantz (with Mike Bentley), Rayda Krell, Carly M. Tribull — allowed their presentations to be videotaped, which you can see below. Aaron Pomerantz […]

How is Twitter Useful for Entomologists?

By Derek Hennen Twitter has made headlines recently by becoming a public company. As the micro-blogging service enters this new phase, some people may still be wondering, “What’s the point of Twitter?” This is a legitimate question to ask. After all, the concept of Twitter is a bit strange. You can post messages, called tweets, […]

For the Love of Science Communication

This is part two in a series from the Broaden Your Impact blog on science communication skills, and why it’s important. You can see the first part here. The bloggers at Broaden Your Impact will be speaking at Entomology 2013, the Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America, in Austin, Texas in a symposium […]