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PR Masterclass


Type of Workshop:
Introduction to PR and media

One hour - please feel free to bring your lunch with you.

Brief Outline:
Could your research be on the front page of a national newspaper? Do you need evidence to support your REF impact documentation? Are you worried about talking to journalists?

If the answer to any of the above is ‘yes’ please come to our latest PR Masterclass. The MDX press team will be providing an introduction to how PR and the media work, offering tips and advice on how to get the most out of the media and potential pitfalls and how to avoid them.

Our Social Media Editor will also join us to talk about how social media can help promote your research.

Intended Outcomes:
By the end of the session participants will:

  • Have a better understanding of PR and the media.
  • Increased confidence in working with the media.
  • Improved collaboration with the MDX PR Team and Marketing.

Target Audience:
MDX academics

Training Methods:
General discussion.
Practical exercises.
Questions and answers.


Please bring details of one research project that you think the media will be interested in.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Room CG15, College Building
  Academic & Research Development     Leadership & Management     Personal & Professional Effectiveness     Specialist Development     Utilising Technology & University Systems  
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Staff Development

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