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Communicating Science: Learn

A beginner's guide for Prairie Research Institute researchers to learn how to effectively communicate their science.

Savvy Researcher workshops and other U of I training

Additional training opportunities

Research posters


The traditional approach to research posters is ineffective. Watch this video to learn how to create new, evidence-based poster designs that get you more visitors and transmit your ideas to more people at the conference.

Got research to share on Twitter? Do it the fun way! The COVID-19 quarantine is slowing down scientific progress. Scientists are trapped away from their labs, scientific conferences are being cancelled, and we're all just waiting it out right the rest of humanity. But we can't afford for science to take a semester off. So here's a new way researchers can share their findings on Twitter in an engaging way that helps their colleagues learn without boring them.