Author: Reyhaneh Maktoufi
I have a pet black hole called Steve. He occasionally crushes my world. "Reyhaneh is a PhD candidate in Media, Technology, and Society at Northwestern University. Her main fields of interest are science communication, curiosity, and public engagement in with scientists. She works at the Nonprofit Network and Social Impact Lab where she researches nonprofit mergers and attitudes toward nonprofit-corporation partnerships. Her working background is mainly in audience outreach in nonprofits, mostly in the field of health. Rey currently enjoys working with different nonprofits such as the Adler Planetarium as a communication workshop facilitator and the Communicating Science Conference ComSciCon - Chicago as an organizer. She also engages in science outreach through writing blog-posts and making science comics." Follow me on instagram and twitter @thecosmicrey
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Researching the Science of Science Communication
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Empathy Lessons from the Ocean
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Flatten the Curve Explainer
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Keep the Chirp Alive
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