Writing Workshops

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Communicating Your Research to a Non-Specialist Audience, October 2023

“So, what’s your research about, anyway?”

Whether you’re at the beginning or end of your graduate program, you might often get this question from family, friends, or even colleagues from other fields. If you sometimes struggle with explaining your research,  this workshop is for you!

Hosted by the Graduate and Postdoctoral Writing Center, this workshop will provide guidance on effectively communicating your research ideas to any audience. Graduate scholars will learn how to:

  • Lead with a hook
  • Meet your audience where they are 
  • Keep your audience engaged