Inspired by the Harvard Museum of Natural History
Learn from a diverse group of storytellers how the Harvard Museum of Natural History has inspired their storytelling careers — and can inspire your own — in this free virtual event.
6pm – 7:15pm
Ages: Young Adult and Adult.
- Sign-up is ongoing
- Only virtual (online or over the phone).
Elizabeth Shreeve, Children’s Book Author
Caroline Hu, Postdoctoral Researcher and Cartoonist
Moderated by Felicia Ho, Harvard Undergraduate; President and Cofounder of Storywish
The Harvard Museum of Natural History inspires college students and life-long learners to explore myriad scientific and creative pursuits. In this program, a group of professionals discuss how their experiences in the museum inspired their careers in science communication and storytelling, while they share images and videos of their favorite museum specimens and stories.
Presented by the Harvard Museum of Natural History and the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture in collaboration with the Harvard University Chapter of Storywish, a student-run organization that empowers chronically ill children to read, write, and share their own stories as a part of their Storywish Inspiring Young Authors Program (SWIYA). Visit the Storywish website and learn how to support its initiatives.