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Converting your research into an Op-Ed
This workshop is not currrently available. Contact us for more info.

Writing Op-Eds and beyond...

with Dr. Shannon Sampert

  • Hilton New Orleans Riverside, Two Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70130

Workshop Description

Getting your research ideas out into the policy realm of government, non-government and business leaders requires more than just publishing in academic journals. This session provides you with hands-on experience to extend your academic reach so your ideas have an effect outside the ivory towers. This session is designed to provide you with hands-on experience to help you understand when and how to pitch your ideas to the media. The sessions will begin with an overview of the types of ways academics can engage in “knowledge mobilization” – from writing opinion pieces for publication in mainstream media, to shining in the media interview, to policy briefing notes that gets complicated ideas into the hands of policy experts. For more details see:

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