Metcalf Institute donors support career-changing professional development for journalists and scientists. Here, alumni and Advisory Board members discuss the value of Metcalf Institute training. Produced by the University of Rhode Island ITMS Department.
Metcalf Institute organizes science communication workshops to help researchers expand and practice their communication skills with a range of public audiences. This playlist includes presentations from some of these workshops, which were supported by the Rhode Island National Science Foundation Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (RI NSF EPSCoR) through National Science Foundation EPSCoR Cooperative Agreement #EPS-1004057.
Metcalf Institute, in partnership with the Society of Environmental Journalists, held a seminar to explore new business models, technologies, and policies to cap carbon emissions, expand renewable energy, and increase efficiency on the heels of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement. The seminar was held at the SEJ Annual Conference in Sacramento, California, September 21, 2016. Learn more http://bit.ly/2hlN1X9.
The Metcalf Institute for Marine and Environmental Reporting presented The Grantham Prize for Excellence in Reporting on the Environment from 2006-2012, bestowing the largest cash prize for journalism in the world on each year's winner. At the annual Grantham Prize Seminar, the winners described their stories and what it took to bring them to fruition. Here you can view past winners' presentations.