Communication Blog

Share Your Expertise

January 6, 2020
Want to be a guest blogger? If your submission is accepted, you could reach more than 700 University community members, plus people across the country who read the UR blog.

Using the University's Brand

December 2, 2019
If you have questions about using the University's brand, feel free to reach out to the brand team for guidance.

Editing: The Most Important Step

November 4, 2019
Because editing is essential to good writing, always have a second set of eyes look over your written work.

Thinking About Demographics with Internal Audiences

September 23, 2019
Can generational data help guide your communications strategies?

Become a pro at audience Q&A: How to conduct a Q&A

September 20, 2019
Learn best practices for taking questions and how to interact well with your audience during a Q&A.

How to Make Google Calendar Work for You

August 22, 2019
Hard-copy printed calendars are mostly a thing of the past. Now, our devices put highly sharable and portable online calendars at our fingertips. Here’s how to use Google calendar better.
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Science Talk Part 2: Science Storytelling Tips from Experts

August 15, 2019
Scientists tend to go for the detail, not the narrative. Hear from science storytelling experts about how they construct a narrative.
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Science Talk Part 1: Struggles of Scientific Storytelling

August 12, 2019
Science is not for everyone. Or is it? Learn tips about helping scientists tell their stories in Science Talk.
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State Fair Content Asset Package

August 3, 2019
To make it easy to promote your unit’s presence at the Minnesota State Fair, we’ve put together a convenient content asset package.

Become a pro at audience Q&A: Benefits and timing

June 26, 2019
From seeing if your messages stuck to learning what your audience needs to know more about, there are multiple benefits to doing an audience Q&A.

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