Paraspar webinar by Shubashree Desikan @ 4pm

Paraspar, an initiative of the Office of Communications (OoC) at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), is a platform for conversations about knowledge systems, particularly science.


Invites you to a webinar series on

Very often our personal and professional lives do not take the shape we expect. In this series, the speakers share stories of how they dealt with these ups and downs, and take us through their journeys into academia, and beyond.

The Light Beyond the Bend (Poster)

Abstract:  The talk will describe, briefly, why and, more elaborately, how, I made a transition from research to science communication. I will talk about key influences and support systems I had. I will also discuss the initial challenges and the rewards I have seen in the course of my 12-year stint in science journalism and finish with where I am now and how I feel I still can improve.

Speaker: Shubashree Desikan
Science Communicator
Senior Assistant Editor, The Hindu

Date: 28th  March 2022 (Monday)
Time: 4.00 pm

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All are welcome

For any queries, please contact Dr. Bitasta Das (, Office of Communications, Indian Institute of Science.

Dr. Bitasta Das
Senior Editorial Assistant
Office of Communications
Indian Institute of Science