Outreach

GeoScience Outreach Co-coordinator (2013)
School of GeoScience, University of Edinburgh

I have conducted school visits in over 20 classrooms, working with programs such as Let’s Talk Science (University of Alberta), Scientists and Innovators in Schools (Vancouver), Innovators in the Schools (Yukon).  I acted as the outreach coordinator for the International Polar Year Canadian Youth Steering Committee and the ArcticNet Students Association. I was a workshop facilitator for the 2012 Polar Educators Workshop.

  • Myers-Smith IH. 2010. Optimal foraging classroom activity. IPY Polar Resouce Book.
  • Myers-Smith IH, S Trefry, and C Robichaud. Ecology Up North: Scientific Fun Under the Midnight Sun. Children’s Book/Presentation.
  • Myers-Smith IH, N Lisuzzo. Thermokarst the Dragon and the Climate Conundrum. Children’s Book.

outreach.jpg