Grad / Postdoc Professional Development Seminar
Friday September 20th, 2019
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Title: On working as a math journalist
Speaker: Erica Klarreich, Freelance journalist
Location: P-131
Abstract:
Erica Klarreich is a freelance journalist based in Berkeley, California. She has written for many publications, including Nature, Quanta Magazine, ScientificAmerican.com, New Scientist, American Scientist, Wired.com, Nautilus, and Science News. She is a graduate of the science writing program at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and has a Ph.D. in mathematics from Stony Brook University.

Erica's abstract: "I'll talk a bit about how I became a math journalist and what I do on a day-to-day basis, but mainly I'd like to answer people's questions." She will join us by video conference from Berkeley.