Oral Communication


The CLIPS website was built to provide some of the essential information on communication skills that a science student needs during their degree and in the workplace

COMPASS Science Communication

Our vision is to see more scientists engage effectively in the public discourse about the environment. Through communication trainings, coaching and real-world connections, we empower researchers to build the communication skills, networks, and relationships they need to realize this vision..

NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE)

The NIH Office of Intramural Training and Education (OITE) posts video recordings of their events. These cover a variety of topics related to career and professional development - from mentoring to scientific communication to career exploration and the job search.
2018 Sep 19

Countway Practical Presentation Skills

5:00pm to 6:30pm


Countway Library Floor L2: Room 025

This weekly study group is for students & postdocs who would like to practice their oral presentation skills. It is great for practicing speech delivery for classes, conferences, or interview presentations. Practice with us! Impress your audience!

We will use a lecture room in the Countway Library, and students may practice any oral presentations they want to share. We'll have access to a computer, lectern, and projector. This is a perfect way to improve your presentation skills and build confidence. 

Feel free to join us whenever you would like to...

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Science Talk

Science talk is a non profit organization which was the brainchild of a small group of science communication professionals who saw a need to gather others and help elevate science in the region.
The purpose of the organization was to bring together individuals passionate about science and share ideas about how science should be best communicated.

Communication of Science Course (SYSBIO212)

Students will work collaboratively with faculty and one another on critical science communication skills including crafting graphics, writing fellowships, and giving oral presentations. (Required for Sys Bio G1s)
2018 Sep 05

Dissertation Defense Seminar: Brittany Michel (BBS)

2:00pm to 3:00pm


NRB 350
DMS Students and Faculty are invited to attend the dissertation defense seminar of:

Brittany Michel

Ph.D. Candidate in the Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Degree Subject: Genetics and Genomics

Dissertation Advisor: Cigall Kadoch, Department of Pediatrics

Dissertation Title: Discovery and characterization of a non-canonical mSWI/SNF complex

Dissertation Defense, Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Seminar: 2 PM

Harvard Medical School
New Research Building
Room 350
77 Avenue Louis Pasteur
Boston, MA  02115

Science in the News

Science in the News is a graduate student group whose mission is to bridge the communication gap between scientists and non-scientists.

GSAS Open Labs At Harvard

GSAS Open Labs At Harvard is a graduate student group that simultaneously develops communication and organization skills, and serves the community through scientific outreach for the graduate students involved.