Comms, outreach and public engagement for impact: #OxEngage by discipline

#OxEngage is a series of lunchtime talks and half-day workshops about digital techniques for outreach and public engagement. It is led by Academic IT Services and the Bodleian Libraries. There are lots of highlights for staff involved in comms, engagement with alumni and for schools outreach, public engagement with research, outreach for Gardens, Libraries and Museums (GLAM). Book early, especially for the tour of the new studios for the Ruskin School of Art – look for their digital window, something any University building with a similar desire to engage with their local community should be aware of.

Ruskin School of Art Bullingdon Road studios

Book for the tour on 17th March of the Ruskin School of Art Bullingdon Road studios, followed by a screening of Meeting in No Man’s Land

The highlights include:

In addition there are many more events including a number of public engagement workshops using the platforms of Wikidata,Wikipedia, and Wikimedia.

Many of these Engage sessions showcase work done by the University’s IT Innovation Challenges.

Explore further:

The full #OxEngage programme: http://blogs.it.ox.ac.uk/engage/oxengage/2017-2/. Watch this space along with the Engage Facebook page and follow #OxEngage to hear all the latest updates.

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