ASC partner with BIG science communication summit

Thanks to Claire Harris for her run-down of the ASC/BIG science blogosphere team.
There is no doubt that the BIG Science Communication Summit provided a memorable experience for those that attended. And… for those who watched from afar via the EASELivestream and on social media (for example, using the hashtag #bigsci13 on Twitter).
ASC was proud to […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-06-03

ASC WA: The Big Snapshot of Australian Science Engagement (& AGM) Tonight. 6PM. http://t.co/DnvX3mQD #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-05-13

“@PLoSONE: How academic biologists and physicists view science outreach http://t.co/kpneKbGI” via @kejames #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-05-13

“@PLoSONE: How academic biologists and physicists view science outreach http://t.co/kpneKbGI” via @kejames #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-04-29

ASC Vic: National Audit of Science Engagement + Vic AGM (nominations for committee open) at @EmbiggenBooks 6pm 22 May http://t.co/KlZZKPeP #

SocMed Stars

Thanks to Kristin Alford from Bridge 8 for contributing this article:
The ability to synthesise complex information and articulate it in a clear and concise way is a skill. When that is done well within a strict word limit under tight deadlines, it’s something to celebrate.
Kylie Sturgess (@kyliesturgess <http://twitter.com/kyliesturgess> ), Dr Krystal Evans (@dr_krystal <http://twitter.com/dr_krystal> ) and Dr Sarah Keenihan […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-04-22

Features Fiona Armstrong: Climate & Health Alliance, Dr Marion Carey, VicHealth & Amanda McKenzie, Comms Director at the Climate Commission #
Communicating climate change & health impacts to policy makers & wider community. ASC Vic session audio now available: http://t.co/OaNNeS7w #
Help @mwikramanayake with her Masters. Fill in survey into working practices of sci journalists covering neuroscience […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-04-22

Features Fiona Armstrong: Climate & Health Alliance, Dr Marion Carey, VicHealth & Amanda McKenzie, Comms Director at the Climate Commission #
Communicating climate change & health impacts to policy makers & wider community. ASC Vic session audio now available: http://t.co/OaNNeS7w #
Help @mwikramanayake with her Masters. Fill in survey into working practices of sci journalists covering neuroscience […]

A million fans for Australian science

Australian science has just gained its millionth fan on worldwide internet phenomenon Facebook, the Chief Scientist, Professor Ian Chubb announced at the Australian Science Communicators National Conference in Sydney today.
“The milestone makes Australian website ScienceAlert.com.au the world’s #1 provider of science news on Facebook,” managing director Chris Cassella said.
“We’re also now the world’s […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-02-12

Also Au sci tweeps not attending Australian Science Communicators' conference, why not? It's on 27-29 Feb in Sydney. http://t.co/G0FqO7O4 #