Seminar on Broader Impacts: Why Bother With Social Media?

Start Date/Time: Monday, February 13, 2012, 3:30 PM
Ending Date/Time: Monday, February 13, 2012, 4:30 PM
Location: Foege Auditorium (S 060 Genome Sciences Building)

Second in the Seminar Series brought to you by COSEE OLC/WSG

Seminar Series: "Beyond the Ivory Tower: Tools and techniques for reaching audiences and broadening the impacts of your research"

Today's Presenter: Liz Neeley, COMPASS.

Funding agencies have increased requirements for investigators to identify the broader impacts of their research. These sessions will provide information, examples and tools regarding outreach.

Environmental science faculty, staff, post docs and graduate students are encouraged to attend. Free.
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Same-day special events:

2:00-3:00 pm: "Why Every Lab Should Tweet," presented by Christie Wilcox, University of Hawaii, Manoa (Sponsored by the American Fisheries Society, UW Student Chapter)

4:45-5:30 pm: "Using Media Tools: A Hands-On Experience, presented by COMPASS

5:30-6:30pm: Networking Social, light refreshments and a chance to interact with peers.