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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

March 4, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Allyn Kaufmann, US Whitespace & Innovation Lead
GlaxoSmithKline
"Serial Innovation in Consumer Heathcare - Intersection of Chemistry and the Consumer"

March 10, Wednesday - Mandatory Safety Meeting 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Mandatory for all CEBC researchers working at 1501 Wakarusa

March 25, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Nikola Juhasz, Global Technical Director, Sustainability
Sun Chemical Corporation, Carlstadt, NJ
"Sustainability of Packaging Industry"

April 1, Thursday - Industry Colloquium 
9:00 a.m., via Zoom
Sagar Sarsani, Project Leader
Sabic, Sugarland, TX
"Chemical Industry R&D Career Pathways"

April 12 & 13, Monday & Tuesday - Spring Advisory Boards Meeting
& Project Evaluations
 

1:00-3:00 p.m. each day, via Zoom
Click here to register

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