Social sciences/Education/Educational programs
After celebrating ten years of Communicating Science workshops this spring, the AAAS Center for Public Engagement with Science & Technology recently hit another milestone: its 200th workshop. These workshops have provided more than 6,400 scientists and engineers around the United States – and sometimes beyond (AAAS workshop facilitators have traveled as far as Kuwait and Chile) – the opportunity to learn core communication skills and to think strategically about their goals for engaging in two-way conversations about science with non-technical audiences.
Science in The Seminaries Enhances Science Education Across the Religious Community Building on a three-year pilot project integrating science into theological education, AAAS is expanding the initiative across the religious community over the next 5 years.
The design of cities, buildings and rooms can affect humans on a neurological level, said experts during a discussion at the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington on March 15.
House Bill Will Drive Fewer Students to Seek Advanced Degrees, Hurt Economy Scientific and engineering organizations also appealed to House leaders to preserve existing tax benefits.
AAAS and Subaru partner annually to sponsor the Subaru Loves Learning initiative, which enables us to provide captivating and up-to-date science trade books to schools in need.