Communications

Social media to reduce management burdens

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Social media tools to help reduce administration and management burdens for course teaching (Also, visit the COMPASS Wiki site)

Sustaining Action: Research, Analysis and Writing for the Public

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Course syllabus taught by Tom Hayden at Stanford, which presents a unique opportunity for students to engage directly with the public on issues of environmental sustainability and to help bridge the gap between scientific knowledge and public action.

Twitter: The Whys, Whats, and Hows, of the Twitterverse

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A "how-to" guide on using Twitter developed by Ocean Conservancy.  Presented by Shannon Crownover at the September 2011 Cohort training

Web Writing Tips

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Information about preparing your Leopold Leadership web page for a non-academic audience

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Unpublished

Writing Science: How to Write Papers That Get Cited and Proposals That Get Funded

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A much-needed guide to succeeding in modern science, built upon the idea that successful science writing tells a story. This book's insights and strategies will equip science students, scientists, and professionals across a wide range of scientific and technical fields with the tools needed to communicate effectively. (Published by Oxford University Press)