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The PSI is a non-profit group of communicators and science enthusiasts who attempt to help make science more understandable and accessible to the public. For more information, please visit www.PublicScienceInstitute.org.

The PSI gives public talks on scientific concepts and research in a way that is understandable to the general public.

The manager will provide leadership and direction to the public talks team to plan, organize and execute these talks.

Duties include:

-Working with other PSI members to determine topics of interest
-Booking talks at publicly accessible locations
-Booking speakers to give the talks
-Attending and evaluating the talks
-Working with other PSI teams to promote the event
-Introducing speakers and facilitating Q&A sessions after the talks

Scientific curiosity and enthusiasm are necessary, and communication skills will be heavily used.

The time commitment for this role is roughly 2-4 hours per week fitting your schedule.

To apply for this position, please visit http://www.publicscienceinstitute.org/volunteer.


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The PSI is a non-profit group of communicators and science enthusiasts who attempt to help make science more understandable and accessible to the public. For more information, please visit www.PublicScienceInstitute.org.

This leadership position forms an integral part of the PSI Executive committee. The CCO is in charge of ensuring that the communication methods we employ are effective, ethical, and improving. The CCO must approve all project outputs. Specific roles and responsibilities will include:

- Development and monitoring of the organization's promotional materials including event or program posters and social media strategy, and monthly newsletters to members and volunteers,
- Review all PSI programs and outputs for sound communication, accuracy of brand representation, and language before giving approval for release
- Develop, monitor and evaluate the organization’s strategic plan
- Attend bi-weekly executive meetings and provide updates on progress
-Complete monthly and quarterly reports on the the progress of the communication committee

The time commitment for this role is roughly 3-5 hours per week fitting your schedule.

To learn more or apply for this position, please visit http://www.publicscienceinstitute.org/volunteer and click on APPLY NOW to submit and application.


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This project was initiated following the requests from some officials of computer centers in the city of Kpalime. The project aims to reinforce the capacities in human resources in data-processing centers to support existing trainers to better support learners and use their knowledge of managing system and computer tools.

This program is a unique opportunity for any student who opted for the trade of computers. It immerses you in the specifics of computer training in a developing country.

Volunteers will assist the training staff to supervise and assist students. The will also assist teachers in their daily work with youth. The volunteers can also do a joint program with trainers.

Duration of the project: 1 - 12 months. Volunteers are expected to arrive at the beginning of the month (from 1st to 5th of the month) because of the training week session for each project.

Accommodation: The volunteers will live with a host family which is an opportunity to learn about the local community, culture and language.

Find out more about this and other volunteer opportunities in Togo at: http://cadip.org/volunteering-in-togo

Short-term (2-3 weeks) volunteer projects in Togo: http://cadip.org/volunteer-in-togo


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The PSI is a non-profit group of communicators and science enthusiasts who attempt to help make science more understandable and accessible to the public. For more information, please visit www.PublicScienceInstitute.org.

This position will be responsible for coordinating and leading the PSI podcast team.

Roles and Responsibilities will include:
- Planning and attending meetings
- Organizing podcast recordings
- Researching material for episodes
- Speaking on the podcast

The time commitment for this role is roughly 2-3 hours per week fitting your schedule.

To learn more or apply for this position, please visit http://www.publicscienceinstitute.org/volunteer and click on APPLY NOW to submit and application.


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Are you passionate about telling stories in our community? Do you want to share them with a wide audience of Edmontonians?

CJSR is Edmonton's volunteer-powered, listener-supported, campus and community radio station. We are currently looking for volunteers to join our news team.

We are especially interested in folks with connections to athletics, arts and culture, Indigenous issues, and the LGBTQ world.

- Adamant Eve, our feminist news show (Edmonton's only feminist news show), is looking for reporters, editors, and online content producers.
- Terra Informa, our environmental news show, is looking for reporters, an editor/producer, and online content production.
- Gaywire, our LGBTQ+ program, is looking for reporters and prerecorded content producers.
- Generator, our spoken word showcase, is looking for reporters, storytellers, and people that want to learn on-air DJ skills!


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