Joally CanalesUndergraduate Researcher Environment & Sustainability major at the University of Texas at Austin.
Joally Canales is an undergraduate student at the University of Texas at Austin, where she concentrates on the numerous ways in which an audience engages with, and reacts to scientific information given to them by popular media forms (radio, television, film, articles). She is interested in learning about how and why scientists communicate their information to the general public. As a multidisciplinary student, Joally’s ambition is to bridge comprehensive, but critical scientific material and the general public. Throughout her undergraduate career, she has focused on finding the most effective strategies to educate different types of audiences on scientific subjects that affect their environment and health.