The Samuel DeWitt Proctor Institute for Leadership, Equity, and Justice will host a series of workshops that will offer best practices on making scholarship more accessible to the general public. Each session will focus on a different method to extend the reach of your research. In Spring 2021, all workshops will be virtual and free to the general public.
WRITING OPINION ESSAYS
February 18, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST
This interactive session will offer steps for crafting op-eds based on your research for a wider audience.
TURNING YOUR RESEARCH INTO POLICY/PRACTICE/RESEARCH REPORTS
March 25, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST
This interactive session will offer insight into how to turn scholarship into a comprehensive and accessible report that attracts readers beyond an academic audience.
ENGAGING MEDIA WITH YOUR RESEARCH
April 8, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST
This interactive session will offer strategies to establish relationships with media personnel and will teach participants how to best pitch their research to the press.
WRITING GRANT PROPOSALS
April 29, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST
This interactive session will discuss successful grant-writing strategies, and tools for effectively identify funding opportunities that align with your goals and research interests.
WRITING SCHOLARLY BOOKS
May 20, 2021 | 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM EST
This interactive session will teach participants how to organize and write a scholarly, authored book, dedicate time to writing, craft a book proposal, and navigate the book publishing process.