Blogging For Academics

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a first attempt slightly dodgy powerpoint show for some brave new world bloggers at Sussex. We are expecting great things from a great university!

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  • Blogging For Academics

    1. 1. Authentic Blogging for Staff at Sussex
    2. 2. Pilot Course Participants <ul><li>Frances Aldrich School of Life Sciences </li></ul><ul><li>Hanne De Jaegher Informatics HiIlary Lawson School of Social Work & Social Care Suzanne Hyde Centre for Continuing Education Ian Cunningham Centre for Educational Innovation </li></ul>
    3. 3. Why blog? <ul><li>Ever felt isolated? </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted to reach an audience? </li></ul><ul><li>Ever needed £ for research? </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted to improve communication skills? </li></ul><ul><li>Wanted more dialogue & learning? </li></ul>
    4. 4. Wider Potential
    5. 5. Question? Why would I use my precious time on blogging, when I have papers & grant proposals to write?
    6. 6. Because blogging can directly lead to papers & attracting grant money
    7. 7. Get heard. Listen to yourself.
    8. 8. New Connections
    9. 9. Stakeholders
    10. 10. Dialogue, Learning & Engagement You & Blog Have you considered…? Hmm…Engaged researcher. Give funding..? Interesting! I think… Seen my new paper / idea..? S C S RF P RP Conference?
    11. 11. Academic Blogging Portals & Feeds <ul><li>Professors Who Blog </li></ul><ul><li>Blog Scholar </li></ul>
    12. 12. Example Blogs <ul><li>http://lifeandmind.wordpress.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://callierlibrary.wordpress.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>(Thanks Hanne :-) </li></ul>
    13. 13. Let’s Blog! Go to www.wordpress.com

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