Program for the 2021 PDI


Wednesday, January 13th

11:00 AM

Session Title:
How to pitch to The Conversation
Kate Jeracki,Jeff Dodge
Writing and WAC
Wednesday, January 13th 2021
Start Time:
11:00 AM
Session Length:
50 minutes
Nearly 125 CSU scholars and researchers have published articles on the independent journalism platform The Conversation so far. This session will help anyone from Ph.D. students to seasoned faculty develop and present their ideas for communicating their work to a global audience of general readers. An editor from The Conversation will join the session to answer questions and hear potential pitches.
Goals and Target Audience:
Faculty researchers, postdocs, grad students, and scholars in all disciplines. Gain the tools and knowledge to successfully pitch ideas for articles to The Conversation, a highly respected outlet for science communication.