As a premier research and graduate university, the University of Delaware is committed to advancing knowledge for the benefit of humanity.
OCM staff work with UD researchers to translate and disseminate their discoveries, achievements, and technological innovations to the public in interesting and engaging ways, including through:
- Research news
- Research video clips
- UD Experts for the media
- UD Research magazine
- Web sites
- Online expeditions
- K-12 curricular resources
- Other public education and outreach programs.
OCM staff maintain close ties with the UD Research Office and are available to collaborate with researchers in meeting the "Broader Impacts" requirements on selected proposals focusing on high-profile initiatives. The staff also serve as liaisons with public affairs staff at the National Science Foundation and other agencies.
Contact OCM for guidance in the release of major research findings, preparing for media interviews, documenting discoveries through high-quality photographs and video, developing scientific posters or other aspects of research communications and outreach.
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