Volunteer Woman doing an experiment with a group of children

Shiva Zargar

Shiva Zargar
Let’s Talk Science volunteer at the University of British Columbia

Shiva is continually inspired as a volunteer by seeing the excitement and curiosity for science in students’ eyes.

Time volunteering with Let’s Talk Science: Since May 2019

Area of study: PhD student at the Forestry Department, Sustainable Bioeconomy/ Research assistant

Inspirational Moment: Every single moment of volunteering with Let’s Talk Science is inspirational especially when I see that students' eyes are full of excitement and curiosity.

Favourite Let’s Talk Science volunteering activity: Metamorphosis

Why do you volunteer with Let’s Talk Science?: Why not? :) It is educational, inspirational and fun!

Fun fact: One of my role models is Anousheh Ansari and I’d like to be a space tourist like her from the bottom of my heart.