Science Writing Workshops: Ashore and At Sea

By Carl Zimmer | December 7, 2009 11:27 pm

In 2010 I will be teaching two short courses on science writing, one on land and one at sea.

1. At Yale, I will be teaching my fourth annual workshop for science graduate students next month. It consists of two 2-hour sessions. All the gory details, including how to register, are here.

2. This summer I will be back on Appledore Island to teach a week-long science writing class at the Shoals Marine Lab. The picture shows my classroom from summer 2009.

Here’s the course page.

Here’s a post about last year’s class.

Here are some articles the students wrote.

For those beyond college interested in the class, here are some details about taking the course non-credit. Not quite a senior citizen discount, but close…


Comments (2)

  1. Jessica

    I’m adding this to my birthday wishlist, but my friends are kind of poor…

    We need to get you to Minnesota!

  2. Join us at Shoals–it’s an experience of a lifetime! Thanks Carl…


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A blog about life, past and future. Written by DISCOVER contributing editor and columnist Carl Zimmer.

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Carl Zimmer writes about science regularly for The New York Times and magazines such as DISCOVER, which also hosts his blog, The LoomHe is the author of 12 books, the most recent of which is Science Ink: Tattoos of the Science Obsessed.


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