Career Development Webinar - Graphic Design 101 for Scientists

22 October 2012

Career Development Webinar
Graphic Design 101 for Scientists: Tips for Improving Talks, Reports,
Posters, and Figures
Association of Polar Early Career Scientists

Tuesday, 23 October 2012 at 5:00 p.m. GMT

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The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) announces the
fourth webinar in the Fall 2012 Career Development Webinar Series,
scheduled for Tuesday, 23 October 2012 at 5:00 p.m. GMT. For information
about alternate time zones, please see:

This week's webinar is entitled "Graphic Design 101 for Scientists: Tips
for Improving Talks, Reports, Posters, and Figures." It will be
presented by Kristin Timm, graduate student and science communicator at
the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Color, layout, typography, and
photography are important components of an effective presentation or
publication for any audience. Kristin has over 10 years of graphic
design experience related to science and environmental issues and will
discuss the use of color, tips for creating good layout, typography, and
branding for graphic consistency. Using the science of color and design,
you can give your presentations, reports, and other print materials a
distinctive edge.

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and are not needed to participate.

This webinar series is possible due to the support of the High North
Academy, and GoToWebinar has been provided as an in-kind contribution
from Bredbandsfylket.

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