Here are our top picks for This Week in Science Policy:
With CSPC 2018 underway, don't forget to follow DSP_SPE for exclusive updates on the various panels and questions being asked at the conference!
The US just elected 8 new scientists to Congress, including an ocean expert, a nurse, and a biochemist. Here's the full list complement this with Some takeaways for science from yesterday’s U.S. elections, and 2018 Midterm Election Results: Outlook for Science Policy
And for some exciting #SciPolJobs, Opportunities and local events, we have:
Citizen science needs to look more like society, report says. Want to be a part of citizen science project around you in Canada? Check out the Citizen Science Portal for a full list of experiments that are being conducted and see how you can contribute to science in your community!
POLARCanada just announced the POLAR Short video contest! First prize is a trip to a brand new Canadian High Arctic Research Station! Check out their social media handles for more information. Link to twitter handle here
Keep an eye out for our next week's update on the news section #SPEthursday #ThisWeekinSciPol #SciPolJobs