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Engaging Audiences: Episode 2 – Make it visual


In the second episode of Engaging Audiences, Shari Graydon emphasizes the use of visual material when trying to convey your message.

Intro music courtesy of Bensound.

Your research is important and deserves as much attention as possible. But if no one can understand what you’re talking about, what’s the point?

University Affairs magazine and Informed Opinions have teamed up to bring you a video series on how to communicate your research to a wide audience. Hosted by Shari Graydon, it will offer tips on making what you know and do more accessible and engaging.

Improving your ability to communicate your research clearly and concisely can help you secure funding, impress in job interviews and even just refocus your brain when you get stuck on a paper or article.

Informed Opinions trains and supports experts — especially women — in making their knowledge and ideas more accessible to a broader audience. The non-profit project delivers keynotes that motivate scholars to engage with media, and workshops that give them tips and tools to do so more effectively.

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  1. Reuben Kaufman / January 22, 2015 at 01:27

    Excellent 2nd episode, Shari …..

    Keep it up!