This week, Nov. 2011, The National Science Foundation (NSF) is hosting a workshop on science communications in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. ‘Science: Becoming the Messenger’ is a workshop that offers practical advice for scientists, engineers, and communicators alike on how to craft, distill, and deliver their messages. Key Talking points include:
- How to Get – and Keep – Your Audience’s Attention
- Media Interview Tips, and What to Say When You Don’t Know What to Say
- How to go from Message to Twitter
- How to go from Message to Blog Post
- What to Ask Reporters
Find live-tweets of the event in @FromTheLabBench’s Twitter-feed, or search for hashtag #nsfmessenger.
Come back soon for a Storify of the Tweeted workshop!