Find out how engaging with the media can help lead to research impact and learn more about working with The Conversation in upcoming online training sessions:
Engaging with the media for impact – Wednesday 23rd November, 2pm – 3.30pm (online)
Explore how working with the media can raise the profile of your research and lead to impact. Take away practical tips on talking to journalists, tracking the impact of media coverage and finding the best ways to reach your target audiences.
Writing for The Conversation – Wednesday 7th December 2022, 2pm – 3pm (online)
BU is a partner of The Conversation, a news analysis and opinion website with content written by academics working with professional journalists. Find out more about writing for The Conversation and have the chance to pitch your article ideas to one of their editors.
Learn how to consider the news potential of your expertise, how to look for story hooks and angles from the news or your research, and how to write a quality pitch.
The sessions take place as part of the Research and Knowledge Exchange Framework (RKEDF) – advance booking is essential.
To find about more about research communications and to book onto the upcoming sessions, please visit the Research Impact, Engagement and Communications Sharepoint site