Science in Entertainment and the Arts

The Most Powerful Way to Communicate Science?

Disciplinary expertise and interdisciplinary connections Inclusion and diversity

For all the efforts to encourage scientists to engage with the public, there may be one way that is exponentially more influential than any other—through entertainment and the arts. Join us as experts from the worlds of visual art, theater, dance and film explore the power of each of their crafts to connect with, and influence, audiences. Then, stick around for a follow-on conversation about what happens when scientists and playwrights join forces from 3:45 to 4:30 p.m.


Date: October 18th

Time: 2:00pm–3:30pm



Phone: 608-316-4382