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How to Use Art to Spark STEAM Conversations

By Bradley Lusk, Ryan Avery and Katelynn Milora
“Most people can understand stuff if it's explained in a way that… promotes their understanding… by directly engaging [them in] conversation with scientists [through art in a manner that eliminates

PODCAST | From the Distant Ocean Past to the Next Generation of Ocean Scientists

By Chris Parsons
Our guest on this episode is Dr. Terry Quinn, the Director of the Division of Ocean Sciences at the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF). Dr. Quinn talks about his research on corals and

Tips for an Excellent Interview Week

By Aditi Gupta
Interview week for finalists of the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowships (STPF) in the executive branch is an exhilarating (and sometimes exhausting) opportunity to find the federal office

Power in Brevity: Tips for STPF Applicants on the One-page Memo

By Ashley Pennington
I can write a 20-page book chapter, but can I write a one-page memo? I’ve kept my audience captive during a 30-minute scientific talk, but how do I brief a one-pager over Zoom to people from different

PODCAST | Science Communication and One Health

By Leslie Brooks
Sci on the Fly's guest for this episode is STPF alum fellow Deborah Thomson. Dr. Thomson is a veterinarian and “One Health” advocate who has served as a Science Policy Advisor in the United States

A Breath of Fresh Air

By Leslie Brooks
Craving a way to navigate out of the oppressive feeling of being stuck in my career, I applied to the perfect opportunity: the AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellowship. After a lengthy application