Dr Ghina Halabi | Cutting through the fog: Crafting and presenting a clear magnetic story (plus a short AGM)
Storytelling is a powerful medium that captivates our senses. Stories engage and create resonance. In this talk you will discover the elements and structure of narrative, and the value of a good story.
Ghina is a space scientist, storyteller, gender equality advocate and mentor. She works at the Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge. She is the first person to obtain a PhD in Astrophysics from a Lebanese institution, the American University of Beirut, where she worked as a lecturer before coming to Cambridge. She is has been invited as the guest speaker at a number of international astronomy conferences, including the United Nations and TEDx. Active in public speaking and outreach, she founded “Scheherazade Speaks Science”, a science storytelling platform to make science accessible and promote the visibility of female scientist
A short AGM will follow, which you are welcome to attend.
Tuesday 12th of February, 8pm-10pm
Reception rooms, Lucy Cavendish College, Cambridge
£7 for members and non-members (includes cakes with tea and coffee).