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Climate Communication Research Award 2015-deadline extended to May 25

The deadline for the Climate Communication Research Award sponsored by
IAMCR and IECA has been extended to May 25, 2015.

This is an important inaugural award that will help raise the profile of
climate change research within the field of communication.

For details about the award and how to apply, go to


IAMCR Climate Communication Research Fellowship

Applications are now being received for the 2015 IAMCR New Directions for Climate Communication Research Fellowship. Funded by the International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR) and awarded in collaboration with the International Environmental Communication Association (IECA), the US$1,000 award seeks to encourage a wide range of researchers to think creatively about new directions for research. Media/communication researchers with interest in climate issues are encouraged to apply, from all fields of media/communication, and all career stages. Interdisciplinary collaborations are encouraged.

Sustainable Science Communication Conference

We invite you to a free, interdisciplinary conference of presentations and discussions on "Sustainable Science Communication" May 13 and 14, 2015. The event begins with the new documentary Merchants of Doubt and audience discussion beginning at 7 pm May 13 in the elegant Pollock Theater. Click here for reservations. This film kicks off the Sustainable Science Communication Conference, all day at Corwin Pavilion, Thursday May 14. The conference itself consists of four panels (Content, Audience, Media, Impact) beginning at 9:30 am at UC Santa Barbara’s Corwin Pavilion. No registration is necessary. The conference and discussions will cover approaches from multiple academic research disciplines, community organizations, and practitioners.

The conference title “Sustainable Science Communication” emphasizes two complementary issues.  The first is “sustainable science” and the second is sustainable “science communication.”


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