Social Media: Engaging for Impact in STEM Fields

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    • Friday March 3, 2017 - Saturday March 4, 2017
      9:00 am - 9:59 am
  • Location: Room 1116, Marcus Nanotechnology Building, 345 Ferst Drive NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30318
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Kim Cobb, ADVANCE Professor, College of Sciences

Dana Randall, ADVANCE Professor, College of Computing


Summary Sentence: Engaging through social media is a key communications avenue for STEM professionals.

Full Summary: Paige Jarreau, a communication specialist at Louisiana State University and the author of the popular blog From The Lab Bench, will discuss the unique impact of social media engagement by STEM professionals. 

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Georgia Tech ADVANCE Professors Kim Cobb and Dana Randall have organized a workshop on social media for scientists and engineers. The have invited Paige Jarreau to keynote the event. 

Paige Jarreau is a science communicator with extensive experience leading evidence-based science and environmental communication research and professional projects. She is the author of the science blog From The Lab Bench. For Altmetric, she writes a monthly feature on the most popular scientific research papers. Although a scientist by trade, she is a writer at heart.   

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In Campus Calendar

College of Sciences, School of Biological Sciences, School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, School of Mathematics, School of Physics, School of Psychology

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Faculty/Staff, Public, Undergraduate students, Graduate students
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social media, Paige Jarreau, kim cobb, Dana Randall, College of Sciences
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  • Created On: Feb 17, 2017 - 2:06pm
  • Last Updated: Apr 13, 2017 - 5:12pm