The 2017 - 2018 SPEAK series has concluded. All workshops were recorded and are now posted and accessible below. 

Scientists for Public Engagement and Knowledge (SPEAK) is the Center for Watershed Sciences' communications and outreach program that connects the public with trusted science. SPEAK helps scientists make their research accessible, engaging, and influential. With a professional communications staff, training opportunities, and multiple media platforms, SPEAK delivers science to everyone. Because science makes our lives better. Access COMPASS Science Communication training resources here. 

Because science makes our lives better.

For all media inquiries, please contact:

Kat Kerlin
UC Davis News and Media Relations
Phone: (530) 752-7704

Workshop Title (click link to view video) Download Slides & Resources Presenter Info
Working with your Press Officer Powerpoint Kat Kerlin - kekerlin@ucdavis.edu
Orientation Powerpoint Megan Nguyen - meknguyen@ucdavis.edu
Science Messaging Powerpoint
Message Box Activity
Kat Kerlin - kekerlin@ucdavis.edu
Social Media Powerpoint Sallie Poggi - sapoggi@ucdavis.edu
Visual Storytelling Powerpoint Joe Proudman - jproudman@ucdavis.edu
Video Editing & Production Premiere Pro Cheat Sheet
Tutorial Folder
Joe Proudman - jproudman@ucdavis.edu
Public Speaking Powerpoint Keith Coolidge - keith.coolidge@deltacouncil.ca.gov
Op-Ed/Blog Writing

Tips on Aspiring OpEd Writers (NYT)
Message Box Activity

Chris Bowman - cjbowman@ucdavis.edu
Science for Policy Powerpoint
- Example 1: CA's Future Briefing Kit
- Example 2: Priorities for CA's Water
Caitrin Chapelle - chapelle@ppic.org
Infographics Powerpoint
Infographic Web Resources
Tom Watts - tjwatts@ucdavis.edu
The Other Side of Scientific Writing

- Doubleday Writing Example 1
- Doubleday Writing Example 2
- Further Reading

Zoe Doubleday - zoe.doubleday@adelaide.edu.au