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Getting Noticed in the Digital Age

Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT

In today’s digital age, land-grant universities and Extension organizations need to re-think how they share information with the public. Relying on news releases and traditional media coverage is no longer adequate. Newspaper space is limited, staff is shrinking and people...

Get out of the middle of the road! Writing and pitching effective opinion essays

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Faith Peppers

University faculty are used to staying in the middle of the road on important issues. Sometimes, it's important to pick and publicize a side. Or to offer a perspective on an issue the public thinks it already fully understands. Hear from two university writers who develop and...

Postponed: Get out of the middle of the road! Writing and pitching effective opinion essays

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Faith Peppers

This session has been postponed to some later date....The “Get Out of the Middle of the Road” webinar on effective writing and pitching of opinion essays that was scheduled for tomorrow(9/30) has been postponed. We hope to reschedule it for later this fall.Lori GreinerVirginia...

Jargon, Clichés and Other Unfriendlies

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 4:00 pm EDT

The Media Relations SIG will host "Jargon, Clichés and Other Reader Unfriendlies" March 16 at 4 p.m.(EDT) via the Adobe Connect link below. Keith Robinson, Purdue Agricultural Communication news unit coordinator, will discuss how to simplify your writing without...

Taming Twitter - How to find and share value 140 characters at time, by Dan Toland

Thursday, May 13, 2010 at 2:00 pm EDT - Presented by Sandi Karstens

Taming Twitter - How to find and share value 140 characters at time, by Dan Toland, communications specialist for the Ohio Farm Bureau. Characterized as a cross between texting, emailing and blogging, Twitter is a social media tool often discussed, but no as often understood....