Skip to main content

Special Evening Event August 18

Friday, August 19, 2022

Exploring Science Communication and Public Engagement

2022 ASP Summer Symposium

2022 Summer Symposium

Exploring Science Communication and Public Engagement

August 19, 2022 - A Virtual Event




A Special Public Talk with Jessica Harris Opened the Symposium, Thursday, August 18 @ 6pm PT/9pm ET

Includes Closed Captioning (interpreted by Zoom) for the Special Public Talk.

Guest Plenaries

Chris Impey & Derrick Pitts I Communicating Astronomy in an Era of Misinformation - moderated by Linda Shore

Guest Panel I Out of the Shadows - Eclipse Engagement Off the Beaten Path - moderated by Vivian White

Martin Storksdieck I What Research Says about Effective Public Engagement by Scientists


Invited Speakers Include:

Laura Peticolas I Ryan Wyatt I Sanlyn Buxner I Tenzin Rabga I Theresa Summer

Karlisa Callwood I Brian Kruse I Lynn Cominsky I Dennis Schatz I Suzy Gurton I KaChun Yu  

Greg Schultz I Summer Ash I Liz Kruesi I Dayna Thompson I Andrea Jones

Who is this Symposium for?

Science Communicators I Informal Educators I Scientists I Science Educators

Museum and Planetarium Educators I Science Writers I Journalists

Social Media and Traditional Media Experts I Park Rangers I Youth Leaders

         and more, from around the world!

Special Public Talk with Jessica Harris

Thursday, August 18 6pm PT / 9pm ET

The Importance of Mentoring in STEM

Enjoy a special evening with Guest Speaker, Jessica Harris, physicist, informal educator, and science communicator. This special webinar event is in conjunction and opens the 2022 ASP Summer Symposium. Participants of the Symposium will get to join Harris for an exclusive post-talk Q&A. Free registration is open to the public with a suggested sliding scale donation.

American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation will be provided live as well as Closed Captioning (interpreted by Zoom)

Sign up for out Events @ASP email to hear about future webinars, workshops, and conferences 


Join us on Facebook, Instagram, and Linked In