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Siouxsie Wiles the guest of Science Communication’s first live online event

Thursday, 7 May 2020 8:59pm

The COVID-19 response has shown what is possible when good science and good communication come together.

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Science Communication launches Aotearoa Stories in Sound project

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 11:28pm

If there was a soundtrack to represent the stories of Aotearoa, what would it sound like?

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Taking science communication to school

Thursday, 7 November 2019 10:06am

Science engagement at school continues to decline despite global issues being increasingly informed by scientific research and a growing need for more science-related careers.

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Centre for Science Communication welcomes new head of filmmaking

Tuesday, 1 October 2019 9:51am

Sharing the narrative of the ocean is a key driver for Dr Gianna Savoie who has recently started in her new role as the head of filmmaking at Otago’s Centre for Science Communication.

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Otago hosting 10th International Penguin Conference

Tuesday, 20 August 2019 4:50pm

The biology, ecology, heath and behaviour of penguins will be discussed by the world’s leading researchers at a conference hosted by the University of Otago this month.

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Films by five female film-makers premiering this weekend

Tuesday, 23 July 2019 10:27pm

The next generation of wildlife and science film-makers are making their debut in Dunedin this weekend.

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150th Anniversary exhibition opens at Otago Museum

Saturday, 1 June 2019 12:25pm

Celebrating the University's 150th Anniversary.