Advice from the Alliance for Science

alliance for scienceThe Plant Pathology Graduate Student Club brought Sarah Evanega, director of the Cornell Alliance for Science, to K-State in April 2018. During her visit, Evanega met with a number of students and faculty and delivered a talk about the challenges of effective science communication and advocacy in agricultural science to meet the mission of increasing global food security, improving sustainability and gender equity, and raising the global quality of life.

Evanega also sat down to discuss associated issues with Sarah Hancock from the Kansas Science Communication Initiative. Below is an edited excerpt from the discussion.