For her research project in science communication, Marloes assessed the effect of nature documentaries on people's attitude towards climate issues. This kind of research involves more than you might expect.
Plotcast: a mathematics podcast (EN)
A podcast about Mathematics, created during the course 'Nature of Scientific Disciplines' by two non- mathematicians.
Quitting research to become a science communicator (EN/NL)
Vera Otten really enjoyed doing research, but during her second research project in the master's she found out that communicating about it is also fun and important. She heard that someone was doing a Master's degree in Science Education and Communication and decided to go to an information session about the master's programme.
Entering the world of communication after the education track (EN/NL)
Kees is now a communications officer at the University of Twente, but when he started the EC master's he did not expect to enter the field of communications. He started the education track of the master's in 2016. However, during his last internship, he found out that he was not interested in a career as a teacher after all. When he made his decision not to continue teaching, a burden was taken off his shoulders.
Opting for creativity (EN/NL)
In his own words, he "can't sit still for too long," and that is evident from everything Mark Hektor has been doing since he graduated from university, which he completed only eight months ago. Since graduating, Mark has been busy working as an illustrator and science communicator at the University Museum Groningen, while trying to find freelance work.