Welcome back Bicentennial Ambassadors!

Below are suggested social media posts for November 2017. Feel free to make use of, adapt, or build your own posts inspired by the ones below.

As a reminder, here is the full list of hashtags you might consider using include:

  • #NYAS200 - For any content related to the Academy's history or 200th anniversary celebration
  • #STEMRoleModels or #ScienceHeroes - For mentors, role models, leaders in their field (past and present), and people of all ages doing inspiring work in STEM.
  • #FutureofSTEM - For posts focused on young people in STEM.
  • #TheNext200 - For posts focused on the future of STEM and/or the future of the Academy.
  • #IAmNYAS - When sharing your own or other Academy Members' STEM stories.

Note about images: The images that are included in this toolkit are only for use by Ambassadors for tweets related to Academy history and programs. Please do not share, use, or otherwise distribute any of these images for any other purpose.

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Week of November 5, 2017

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This weekend was the famous #NYCMarathon. Did you know that @NYASciences hosted a sci conf on #marathons in 1976: http://bit.nyas.org/2ljJ3V2

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This weekend was the famous NYC Marathon. Did you know that the New York Academy of Sciences hosted an important scientific conference on marathons and endurance sports in 1976? You can read about some of the finding below. #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2ljJ3V2

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In Nov 1877, @NYASciences elected their 1st female Member - Erminnie Smith. Learn more about her & others. #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2yRU3yM

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In November of 1877, the New York Academy of Sciences elected their first female Member, the anthropologist Erminnie A. Smith. Learn more about her & others important female Academy Members. #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2yRU3yM

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Why do you mentor? Dr. Etim mentors @NYASciences to live her dream of contributing to the #FutureofSTEM worldwide! http://bit.nyas.org/2ySwF3U 

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Why do you mentor? Academy Member Dr. Etim mentors in the 1000 Girls, 1000 Futures program to live her dream of contributing to the future of STEM around the world! #FutureofSTEM http://bit.nyas.org/2ySwF3U

Week of November 12, 2017

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40% of #diabetics are likely to develop kidney disease. Science is trying to help #NationalDiabetesMonth #TheNext200 http://bit.nyas.org/2yQSp0m

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40% of those with diabetes are expected to develop kidney disease. This National Diabetes Month, learn more about what science is doing to help prevent & treat it. #TheNext200 http://bit.nyas.org/2yQSp0m

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Take a look back @NYASciences Annual Meeting where the World's Smartest Network imagined the #futureofSTEM in NYC: http://bit.nyas.org/2xkgRlH

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Take a look back at the New York Academy of Science’s 199th Annual Meeting. This September, the World's Smartest Network came together to imagine the #futureofSTEM in NYC: http://bit.nyas.org/2xkgRlH

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#DYK that #bacteria cells outnumber our bodies’ human cells? Learn more about these amazing cells below. #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2yPLnZJ

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Did you know that the first form of life on Earth was bacteria, and that bacteria cells outnumber a body’s human cells. @NYASNutr shares research on the important role bacteria play in our bodies. #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2yPLnZJ

Week of November 19, 2017

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Revisit the technological past when sci started considering the impact of computers on society @NYASciences #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2t32LYi

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Revisit the technological past, when scientists were first beginning to think about the impact of computers on society. @NYASciences #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2t32LYi

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The key to college readiness is preparation! Navigate the college process w/ @NYASciences’ video series. #NYAS200 http://bit.nyas.org/2w2fM6p

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The key to college readiness is preparation! Navigate the college process with the New York Academy of Sciences’ new step-by-step video series: http://bit.nyas.org/2w2fM6p #NYAS200

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How can we better manage industrial #waste? Hear ideas from two #NewYork companies in this @NYASciences podcast: http://bit.nyas.org/2xeq1Ab

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How can we better manage industrial waste? Hear ideas from two New York companies in this New York Academy of Sciences podcast. #FutureofSTEM http://bit.nyas.org/2xeq1Ab

Week of November 26, 2017

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.@NYASciences shares the story of the people working to preserve the Bronx River. @BxRiverAlliance ‏#STEMRoleModels http://bit.nyas.org/2lBrtfl

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Many people around the globe are dedicated to helping their communities’ environment. Scientist Leanne Enecio and educator Damian Griffin share the Bronx River Alliance’s effort to restore and better understand the river's ecosystem in this New York Academy of Sciences podcast. #STEMRoleModels http://bit.nyas.org/2lBrtfl

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What are you doing to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals? Watch to learn more. #Imagine300 #SDGs http://bit.nyas.org/2lA3oFO

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What are you doing to help achieve the Sustainable Development Goals? Watch this video from the New York Academy of Sciences to learn more about them and what you can do. #Imagine300 http://bit.nyas.org/2lA3oFO

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In this new podcast, @NYASciences brings experts together to discuss the best way to bring new #medicine to market. http://bit.nyas.org/RCTsPodcast

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In the new podcast, The New York Academy of Sciences brings leading experts together to discuss the best way to bring new medicines and therapies to market. #Imagine300 http://bit.nyas.org/RCTsPodcast