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27 May 2016
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Tools & Tips From our Tech Guru: Using MailChimp for Research Uptake Communication

An important tool for directed Research Communication is email. Mailchimp is an excellent emailing service that allows you to set up multiple subscriber lists and manage mass emailings as well as track usage. Our Tech Guru, Caite McCann, gives us the low down on designing and sending Mailchimp newsletters.

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It`s Happening Here University of the Free State: Directorate of Research on Research Uptake

At the Research Communication workshop held recently in Johannesburg, DRUSSA.net caught up with Mandy Jampies from the University of the Free State’s Directorate of Research where she heads the Postdoctoral Students Unit. She spoke to us about Research Uptake at the university. 

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RUM in Action 2016 DRUSSA Benchmarking Conference

The third DRUSSA Benchmarking and Leadership Conference took place in Mauritius from 25 to 27 April – and, while this may have been the last such Conference the message that rang out from the proceedings was that this did not represent the end of the road. If anything, as one delegate put it, this was only “the end of the beginning”.

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It`s Happening Here University of Ibadan Vice Chancellor talks about Research Uptake

As the DRUSSA Programme draws to a close some of our Research Uptake Communicators met up with their Vice Chancellors, to chat about how Research Uptake capacity has been incorporated at their universities. In this blog Adeola Funmilayo Oladeji interviews the University of Ibadan Vice Chancellor, Prof. Idowu Abel Olayinka. He discusses the framework for Research Uptake at the university and concludes that “as the DRUSSA programme is coming to an end, we need to look at challenges and things that we have not been able to do well and continue in order to sustain the programme”.

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It`s Happening Here If I can do it you can: A challenge to busy academics

With limited budgets and big ideas the realities of Research Uptake can often be an uphill battle for a media liaison officer. At Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) the battle has gotten a little easier over the last year thanks to a collaboration with a new platform called The Conversation Africa (TCA).  Lauren Kansley discusses TCA and the opportunity it provides to bridge the divide between academics and journalists by making research more understandable and widely published on media platforms.

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