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Lunch and Learn: Using Social Media for Networking Your Scholarship

Kent State University’s Faculty Professional Development Center will host a Lunch and Learn session to discuss how social media can be used for scholarship purposes.Kent State University’s Faculty Professional Development Center invites faculty members to attend a Lunch and Learn session with Tara Smith, Ph.D., Kent State associate professor of epidemiology/biostatistics, on Friday, Oct. 18, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in room 232 of Moulton Hall.

Smith will provide an overview of different social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, blogs, etc.), give examples of how each can be used to find online peer/mentors and finally discuss how social media can be used to publicize your work to open doors for grants, publications, etc.

This interactive session will showcase personal examples and provide participants with ideas on how to get started. Bring your lunch and find out how to use social media to promote your work.

To register for the event, visit http://bit.ly/2013LL01.

For questions regarding this event, contact Eve Dalton at edalton@kent.edu.

For more information about Kent State’s Faculty Professional and Development Center, visit www.kent.edu/fpdc.

POSTED: Monday, October 14, 2013 - 12:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 11:34am
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