13 Jun

Facebook Live: Food, Water and Society

AAAS Leshner Fellows (clockwise from top-right) Julie Lesnik, Pei Xu and Merritt Turetsky will participate in a Facebook Live event on June 13 to discuss food, water and society. | AAAS

What do climate change, culture, and technology have to do with safe and reliable food and water supplies? Join AAAS Leshner Fellows for a #AAASLive Facebook Live chat about food and water security and how they are engaging with a variety of audiences around these topics. The chat will be broadcast live on the AAAS Facebook page.

Facebook Live: Food, Water and Society
Date: Wed., June 13
Time:1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. EDT
URL: AAAS Facebook page

Researchers:

  • Julie Lesnik, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Wayne State University
  • Merritt Turetsky, Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair, Integrative Biology, University of Guelph
  • Pei Xu, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, New Mexico State University

This Facebook Live event is part of the AAAS Leshner Leadership Institute, a year-long fellowship program that helps scientists improve their science communication and public engagement skills.