Community

In addition to conducting research, ConSERT is also all about team-building! Our research community frequently participates in creative science communication, field activities, weekend dinners, and outreach events. See the photos below for some of our ConSERT team building! 


 

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ConSERT members meet Jane Goodall in Sumner, New Zealand.

 

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Members of the ConSERT meeting Richard Frankham at GSA 2017.

 

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Members of ConSERT at the Otago Museum during GSA 2017.

 

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ConSERT’s “Salmon Dance“, performed at the Dance Your PhD portion of the University of Canterbury Annual Biological Conference, 2016.

 

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Vote for Kakī” music video shoot for the 2016 Bird of the Year Competition.

 

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ConSERT members collecting samples at the salmon run.

 

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ConSERT members at the Kakī release in the Tasman Delta near Aoraki/Mt. Cook.

 

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Pieter working with local stakeholders in photo documenting plant diversity in the Philippines.

 

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ConSERT’s Quiz Night team, the “Brain Deers”.

 

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Rachel providing science outreach about wetas.

 

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ConSERT’s 1st Place winning “Fashionomics” submission to Queenstown Research Week 2016.

 

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ConSERT members on a pelagic trip out of Monarch Cruises in Dunedin.

 

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ConSERT members at Jasmine’s Farewell dinner.