Quick Bytes: Writing for the General Public
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Registration deadline: Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Registration is closed.
How do you communicate the story of your research and/or area of study to the broader public? Learn skills to write for a general audience – whether you want to work effectively with writers and reporters, or write your own stories.
Kristin Sainani, PhD, Epidemiology, associate professor (Teaching), Health Research and Policy
Come to one, come to all! Offered throughout the year, each Quick Bytes workshop focuses on a key area of professional training relevant to graduate students at any stage in any degree program.
Quick Bytes feature engaging speakers from both on and off campus. Sessions are interactive and practical, and will direct you to additional resources and deeper learning opportunities.
Workshops will begin promptly at 12 noon. Lunch will be provided.
See the full Quick Bytes schedule
- writing productively, clearly, succinctly, and in a style appropriate to your field and audience
- writing for academic purposes, such as for courses, research, presentation, or publication
- writing for professional purposes, such as correspondence, funding proposals, or job applications
- Personal Development