An introduction to writing blog posts (29 October 2014)

How do you write a blog post? Is it the same as writing a very short article or a press release? Next Wednesday (29 October), Matt Phillpott (School of Advanced Study) will talk at the Social Scholar lunchtime seminar on the topic of writing blog posts in an academic and higher education environment.  By Matt… Continue reading An introduction to writing blog posts (29 October 2014)

The Social Scholar interviews Dot Fallon and Abhay Adhikari

Next week (18 June 2014) the Social Scholar is back with a case study seminar focused on the AHRC Science in Culture Theme.  Using this theme as a casestudy, Dot Fallon and Abhay Adhikari will explore how social media can be used to create impact and engagement for research projects. This session will provide practical… Continue reading The Social Scholar interviews Dot Fallon and Abhay Adhikari

An interview with Mark Carrigan for the Social Scholar seminar

The second free public #socialscholar seminar on social media features Mark Carrigan talking specifically about ‘blogging’.  The emphasis will be on discussion, with Mark offering practical advice and encouraging us all to share ideas on how to get started as a research blogger.  We asked Mark a few questions ahead of Wednesday to find out… Continue reading An interview with Mark Carrigan for the Social Scholar seminar