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Hard Times, Hard Questions: Communicating Science with Difficult People
Thursday, April 15, 2021
Noon - 12:30 pm

Learn tools that will 

  • Engage the science-skeptic members of your audience
  • Make you relatable to them
  • Have your message resonate

Some simple suggestions  

  • Know your audience
  • Listen to their concerns and stay calm
  • Make it relevant
  • Keep it simple; use analogies and avoid jargon
  • Encourage questions; answer factually

With Peggy Lemaux, Professor Plant Pathology, UC Berkeley

Big Dig Day & Social Media: Strategies for Success
Wednesday April 28, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Join Emily Delk, Director of Annual Giving and Dora Garay, Social Media Strategist, as they share how to make the most of UC ANR’s Big Dig Day (June 4, 2021) giving day campaign to raise money for your program. You will learn how to plan your campaign, including themes, tools, and timelines. And together we will learn the in’s and out’s of using social media to promote your campaign—from the basics of each platform to more advanced strategies to expand your reach.

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Career Catalyst Lunchtime Series (UC Davis, Zoom options!)

New! My UC Career (UC Career Development Portal) (Demo)

Wellness During COVID19

Wellness workshops and other resources (in-person and Zoom options) at UC Davis.




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Planning, Implementation, Communication, evaluation

Extension & Delivery

A "Audience & Needs"

S "Solution(s)"

K "Key Message"

M "Message" (Development & Delivery)

E "Evaluation"

Working with others!
Personal development & safety.
Working at UC ANR

Office & Team Management

Working with others

Personal Development

Working at UC ANR

Performance Evaluation

Raise funds, write proposals, Advocate

Building Support

Advocacy: telling our story


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