Upcoming Webinars in Special Webinars

Building Interdisciplinarity Through Better Data Practices

Thursday, 17 May 2018 2pm–3pm ET

Shelley Stall, Director of Data Programs, AGU

How do we build support for interdisciplinarity into our data management plans? How do we make our datasets more understandable by scientists in our own discipline and from other disciplines? How do we ensure our data is discoverable by all disciplines? This session will explore available resources and techniques we can use in our work and publications to make data more discoverable and understandable by other disciplines.

Past Webinars in Special Webinars

AGU Narratives: Telling the story of our science

Thursday, 12 April 2018 2pm–3pm ET

Victoria Forlini, Felicita Wight, and Nathaniel Janick

AGU wants to capture the hidden stories behind the Earth and space sciences, and you can help by joining our AGU Narratives Project. In this webinar, we will talk about how to prepare and record brief oral history interviews through the StoryCorps app.  Join our webinar to learn how to capture the stories of your colleagues and your science.

Leadership Strategies for Equity and Inclusion in the Geosciences

Friday, 17 November 2017 1pm–2pm ET

A briefing from one of the teams involved in recent NSF-supported efforts to boost equity and inclusion in the geosciences.

Tips for a Successful Manuscript Submission (in Mandarin Chinese)

Wednesday, 1 November 2017 7am–8am ET

JGR: Atmospheres Editor in Chief, Minghua Zhang and JGR: Space Physics Editor, Yuming Wang

Want to learn how to successfully and efficiently get from the manuscript writing process to a published article in a peer-reviewed journal? Attend this webinar given by JGR: Atmospheres Editor in Chief, Minghua Zhang and JGR: Space Physics Editor, Yuming Wang.

A Look at the Results of the Most Recent AGI Exit Survey

Friday, 13 October 2017 1pm–2pm ET

Find out about the highlights of the latest data from the AGI Geoscience Student Exit Survey and what these trends mean.  This webinar will be presented by staff members of the American Geosciences Institute.

Harassment and Workplace Climate

Friday, 22 September 2017 1pm–2pm ET

Billy Williams

The latest updates on community efforts to address issues of harassment and workplace climate issues. This webinar will be presented by Billy Williams, Vice President of Scientific Programs at the American Geophysical Union.

Geology and Game of Thrones, Part 2

Thursday, 3 August 2017 2pm–3pm ET

Preston Jacobs, Rereading Fire, Rethinking Ice

Special guest Preston Jacobs of Rereading Ice, Rethinking Fire will explore how geology has impacted events in the Game of Thrones series.

Geology and Game of Thrones, Part 1

Thursday, 27 July 2017 2pm–3pm ET

Miles Traer

Special guest Miles Traer will discuss his "A Geologic Map of Game of Thrones" and talk about how pop culture can be an effective vehicle to communicate your science.

Introducing Virtual Poster Showcase Into Your Curricula and Research Programs

Wednesday, 7 June 2017 1pm–2pm ET

Join Pranoti Asher, Education Manager at AGU, and guest Laura Guertin, professor of Earth science at Penn State-Brandywine, as they discuss how you can integrate AGU's Virtual Poster Showcase into your syllabus or REU program to improve your students' capacity for communicating their science with their peers and superiors.