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Science/Media: Sharing Science – Chasing Chimps, Digging Dinosaurs & Asking Attenborough With Professor Ben Garrod, Author & Award-Winning BBC Presenter From University of East Anglia
March 23 @ 15:35 - 16:35
Speaker Profile (Please Click): Professor Ben Garrod
Our events are designed so that a group of students can take part from a classroom or students and teachers can take part as individuals, either from school or from home. This means that sessions will continue irrespective of possible school closures.
As a live, participative event, this session will not be recorded but slides and other resources will be shared after the event, where available.
Suitable for: All KS5 and equivalent students who are interested in Science and the communication of Science across different media. This is a great opportunity to consider relevant career opportunities by hearing about Ben’s journey to becoming a successful author and award-winning BBC presenter. Students and teachers are invited to join as groups or as individuals.
Preparation/Pre-Reading: Students may wish to consider questions they would like to ask Ben.
The IT Setup: The event will be run on Bluejeans and participants will be able to join using laptops, tablets, and mobile devices. If you are joining as a school group, we recommend connecting with one device and projecting on to a whiteboard. You will be able to interact with the university via a microphone and/or typed comments and questions. Full details will be sent to those who have registered (see below) prior to the event.
Booking a Place: This is free for schools and colleges. If you would like to take part in this event, please register your interest using the link to the registration form below: