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Meet Sinikiwe Simakani

Sinikiwe Simakani, a Masters student at Stellenbosch University, is passionate about closing the gap between science and the public. She is currently working on a projected funded by the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI) and keen to design effective science communication methods to share research about an invasive wasp. Sinikiwe defines ‘science communication’ as…

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Meet Paul Kennedy

Paul is a science communicator at ScienceLink and a volunteer at SciBraai, based in Cape Town (info as at May 2015) My work is all about science communication (aka “scicomm”). How I define scicomm: For me, science communication is about covering difficult and complex subject matter in a way that is accessible to the audience…

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Meet Anina Mumm

Anina is a science communication & digital media consultant at ScienceLink & a volunteer at SciBraai, based in from Johannesburg (info as at May 2015). My work at ScienceLink: My work at ScienceLink involves consulting – developing strategies and ideas for scientists to communicate their work using innovative digital tools (infographics, websites, apps, social media, digital newsletters…

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Meet Marina Joubert

Marina Joubert is a science communication researcher and lecturer at Stellenbosch University (info as at April 2015). What I do: I do research on science communication and also present short courses and academic modules in science communication as part of the academic offering at CREST (Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology) at Stellenbosch…