Alda All-Stars

Have you worked hard to develop your communication skills as a scientist or medical professional? If you've been trained by the Alda Center and have mastered the art of communication in your field, please reach out to be considered as an Alda All-Star.

Alda All-Stars: Lyl Tomlinson

Lyl Tomlinson first received Alda Center training in improvisational theater techniques in spring 2014 as a Biology Teaching Assistant. Since then, he helped launch the Alda Center’s Science Unplugged program, in which Stony Brook graduate students visit local high schools and libraries to practice talking about their research. 

Alda All-Stars: Colin West, PhD

The Alda Center team is proud to recognize the amazing rock star #scicomm skills of Colin West, PhD, a recent graduate of Stony Brook University. Colin left Stony Brook and the Alda Center in June to pursue a new adventure at University of California Santa Cruz, as he secured a coveted post-doc position there in the Physical & Biological Sciences Division.