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Descipher is about communication. You have a story – and Descipher has the tools to help you tell it.
Sarah Wilcox has ten years’ experience in producing creative and engaging web content, digital media and printed material. She specialises in making technical subjects engaging for a general audience.
“I love the challenge of translating complex information for the public and making things happen. I’m a natural communicator and ‘people person’. I have an honours degree in chemistry and a postgraduate diploma in heritage materials science.”
Development and production of a series of marine reserve report cards to present the health status and trend of selected marine reserves. Web and printed brochure versions were created.
View report cards.
Annual reports for 2015–2017: sourced images, wrote the research sections and managed the production process. Produced a commemorative booklet for the Malaghan’s 50th anniversary as well as other promotional articles.
View 2016 annual report.
As a crew member of Gareth Morgan’s fabulous trip to Antarctica in 2012, Sarah blogged about what she was seeing and learning each day. In the following year, she gave 40 talks to schools, churches and many other community groups.
Writing, editing and laying out the university’s magazines using InDesign and Photoshop. DefiningNZ is also published on the iPad.
View definingnz website for examples of Descipher’s work.
Producing a promotional video for the Faculty of Science at Victoria University of Wellington.