amplify the signal is a 2-day workshop for science writers, scientists and students who want to better understand, evaluate and share new research findings with nonscientist audiences. The workshop is a collaborative effort of scientists, journalists and educators who hope to improve science and science communication.


science + humor + art

Meet the originators of the “Insect Fear Film Festival” and “This Podcast Will Kill You.” Hear from the #dataviz scientists who bring you unprecedented views of the galaxy and molecular biology.


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Amplify the Signal:


May 14-15, 2019

Beckman Institute  for Advanced Science and Technology

405 N. Mathews Avenue
Urbana, IL 61801

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