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Sounding Series

The Soundings Series at Oakland University

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Upcoming Soundings Series Winter 2018 events - March 7 and March 28

Find out more on Twitter! #OUSoundingsSeries


Next Soundings Series - March 7 
RSVP to Leanne DeVreugd (ldevreug@oakland.edu) to attend the Soundings Series events.

The Nuts and Bolts workshops are special sessions of the Soundings Series. Join OU faculty for an afternoon of hands-on practice of their tips and tricks!

Nuts and Bolts: Writing Tweets, Brights, and Soundbites!
  Led by Julia Rodriguez (OU Libraries), Holly Shreve Gilbert (Journalism),
  and 
Crystal VanKooten (Writing and Rhetoric)

Note: Barb Oakley's presentation from January 24 is posted on Barb's YouTube page. Click here for her presentation slides.

Upcoming Soundings Series

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About the Soundings Series

Learn how to take your research out into the world and engage the community!

The Soundings Series is an opportunity to:

  • showcase the work of OU’s engaged researchers and public intellectuals
  • learn how you can take your research public and make the world a better place

Each Soundings Series event will feature a talk by a successful, publicly engaged faculty member, describing their work and research career, along with an exploration and guided discussion of the skills, tools, and strategies required to operate as an engaged scholar.

Interested in being a Soundings Series speaker? Apply or nominate a colleague here.

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Upcoming Events

RSVP to Leanne DeVreugd (ldevreug@oakland.edu) to attend the Soundings Series events.

Nuts and Bolts: Writing Tweets, Brights, and Soundbites! - March 7, 3 p.m. Oakland Room (see details in Next Soundings Series)

Reaching the Public: Translating Teaching to a General Audience - featuring Karen Miller, Associate Professor of History

  • Wednesday, March 28, 3-4:30 p.m. in 242 Elliott Hall (auditorium)

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Resources and Past Speakers

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Past Soundings Series Speakers

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