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Communication Skills

Your research may be brilliant. Phenomenal! Awe-inspiring!! But if you can't explain it, how will anyone ever know? And why should anyone care? Clear communication to all types of audiences is a crucial part of research. Below are some helpful resources for posters, presentations, and papers aimed at technical and non-technical audiences alike.

Resources for preparing effective research posters

Resources for communicating science to different audiences

Management and Leadership Skills

Professional development and team building activities are essential for preparing students for their future careers. Social events enhance camaraderie among CEBC students and help improve trust, interpersonal communication, and leadership skills. Each semester, students participate in a variety of training workshops and activities such as the following:

Learn More:

Dr. Claudia Bode
Education, Outreach, and Diversity Programs Coordinator
University of Kansas
bode@ku.edu
(785) 864-1647

Professional Development


CEBC Calendar

November 7, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Brandon Emme, Cellulose Team Leader, ICM, Inc.
"From Moonshining to Molecules: How ICM is moving farms to biotech"
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m., 1501 Wakarusa Drive, Building B seminar room
10:00 a.m. discussion with students

November 8, Wednesday - Mandatory Lab Safety Meeting
All researchers at 1501 Wakarusa Dr. must attend

9:00 a.m. in Building B seminar room

December 5, Tuesday - CEBC Industry Colloquium
Dr. John Warner, President & Chief Technology Officer, Warner Babcock Institute for Green Chemistry
"Title TBA"

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., Spahr Auditorium, 2 Eaton Hall, 1520 W. 15th Street

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