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The second annual Conference for High Impact Research will be held on May 14, 2018, specifically to help faculty prepare for the summer research break and will offer distinct sessions and a plenary luncheon. Share knowledge with external experts, information professionals from AU Library, and colleagues at this day-long event. Connect with your Library subject specialist and enjoy learning about furthering your impact with your peers. Sign up to attend the conference and create your custom schedule HERE!

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Monday, May 14 • 2:15pm - 3:30pm
To Tweet or Not to Tweet? Find Your Community of Influence on Social Media for Greater Impact LIMITED

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In a world where everyone seems to have their own megaphone, it’s important to know how to target the right audience with the right content to create engagement. Attendees will leave this session with actions they can take immediately to help them find and engage their communities of influence on social media. They will also learn which social channels are best for presenting their work, as well as best practices for each.

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Derrick Jefferson

Communication Librarian, AU Library, American University

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Rebecca Vander Linde

Manager of Digital Communications, University Marketing and Communications, American University
Rebecca began working for American University in June 2010. In her current role as manager of digital communications, she leads the university's main social media accounts and website. She also co-chairs the Content Publishers Committee and leads the Social Media Group.
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Rachel Weatherly

Director, Digital Communication Strategy, University Marketing, American University
A self-proclaimed math nerd who went to art school, Rachel didn't take the most direct route to her current role as Director of Digital Communications Strategy. She spent almost a decade at Gannett/USA TODAY during the tumultuous digital transformation of media. Her sense of adventure... Read More →

Monday May 14, 2018 2:15pm - 3:30pm EDT
Library Screening Room, B-51, Lower Level