Past events

5–6.30pm 30 April 2015
Tonight honours student Lachlan Platts will give his final seminar on his research into the uses of video games for education in the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering...
5–6.30pm 23 April 2015
Following up on last year's very successful event, Australian Science Communicators (ACT branch) & CPAS will host an informative and entertaining seminar on forging a...
5–6.30pm 2 April 2015
Tonight science communicators from CPAS, Questacon and beyond will present thrilling, intriguing and innovative new demonstrations and props that they've developed for...
5.30–7pm 26 March 2015
Tonight Dr Denis Warne will speak about his M Sci Com research project into the uses of seasonal calendars for communicating Indigenous knowledge, specifically focusing on the...
5–6.30pm 19 March 2015
Tonight Professor Shirley Leitch will give a guest presentation on her research into public communication about science in the food sector. Abstract The food sector comprises a...
5–6.30pm 12 March 2015
Tonight three commencing honours students will give short presentations on their proposed honours research projects. The students are: James Ansell Caroline Faulder Pete...
5–6.30pm 5 March 2015
Tonight Rashel Li will give her final seminar on her PhD research, which investigates how audiences of television sitcom The Big Bang Theory respond to the show's...
5–6.30pm 26 February 2015
Tonight Brenda Moon will give her final seminar on her PhD research, which investigates the uses of social media for monitoring online public discussion about science...
5–6.30pm 19 February 2015
Tonight the CPAS staff will welcome new students to the centre, with refreshments provided.
5.30–7.30pm 11 February 2015
All are invited to the launch of this essential book for 2015, authored by former CPAS PhD student Dr Maria Taylor, based on her doctoral research. Join CPAS and special guests...
5–6.30pm 6 November 2014
Tonight Cath Rayner will give her final report on her PhD research on the topic, 'Communicating organisational outcomes using simple performance indicators: a case study using...
5–6.30pm 30 October 2014
Tonight students enrolled in SCOM3002 Science in the Media will present the media strategies they developed and implemented on behalf of organisations they were working with...
5–6.30pm 23 October 2014
This week CPAS lecturer Dr Lindy Orthia and collaborator Dr Rachel Morgain from the School of Culture, History & Language in the ANU College of Asia & the Pacific will...
5–6.30pm 16 October 2014
Tonight Eleanor Gates-Stuart will present her final PhD seminar.
5–6.30pm 9 October 2014
Tonight students enrolled in SCOM8014 Communicating Science with the Public this year will present the artefacts that they created to communicate an aspect of science creatively...
5–6.30pm 2 October 2014
Tonight Mofa Shah will present his final PhD seminar on the topic, 'Diffusion and adoption of hybrid rice in Australia and some developing countries in the Asia Pacific'.
5–6.30pm 25 September 2014
Tonight M Sci Com student Dustin Welbourne and undergraduate students enrolled in SCOM3003 Undergraduate Science Communication Research Project will report on their research...
5–6.30pm 18 September 2014
Everybody knows our food and environment have been polluted by chemicals, yet we remain ignorant of their potential effects and how we might avoid ingesting these harmful...
7.30–10.30pm 10 September 2014
CPAS lecturers Will Grant and Rod Lamberts have launched ‘KindaThinky’, a different sort of science communication event.     According to Rod, KindaThinky...
5–6.30pm 4 September 2014
Tonight honours student David Knowles will present the results of his research, which investigates the effectiveness of the communication of sociologists at the Energy Pipeline...

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