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Media Training Offered To Faculty, Grad Students

Published: July 10, 2017

The Office of Media and Government Relations at CSULB is announcing a media training course to be held in fall 2017. The class will include five separate workshops held on Saturdays from September to November, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The coursework is designed to educate faculty and graduate students on how to interact with online, print, radio and television outlets.

After completion, attendees will be versed in finding news angles related to their research, drafting talking points, participating in interviews, creating videos and using social media. Reporters, media experts and broadcast producers will serve as panelists and provide practical advice.

Faculty members are welcome to register. Graduate students may be admitted with a faculty member’s approval.

Registration is open until Friday, Sept. 8 and participants will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. There are limited spaces available.

Please contact Susan Mills, director, Public Knowledge by email at susan.mills@csulb.edu or call 562-985-7902 for more details and to sign up.