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Sat, Feb 09, 2019
Find out all the latest happenings in FRC research, awards, and upcoming events in the February 2019 Newsletter! https://emails.illinois.edu/newsletter/207243.html
Wed, Feb 06, 2019
Join the nation's foremost experts in human nutrition, obesity research, and child and family health at the Food and Family Conference 2019. Hosted by the Family Resiliency Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in partnership with the Christopher Family Foundation. Registration and more information coming soon! More information and the Food & Family Conference 2019 preview podcast can be found at http://familyresiliency.illinois.edu/outreach/food-and-family-conference... Food and Family Conference | September 25-26, 2019 | Chicago, IL
Wed, Feb 06, 2019
Communications Specialist Ryann Monahan has accepted a position in the College of Engineering’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE ILLINOIS). Monahan has excelled at increasing the visibility of FRC research, as well as translating FRC research into policy and practice through her communications efforts. “I will always be inspired by and an advocate for the research done at this distinguished center,” Monahan said. FRC wishes her well in this new opportunity.
Wed, Feb 06, 2019
“Finding Employment That Works For Individuals With Asperger’s Syndrome/Autism” Finding Employment that Works for Individuals with Asperger’s Syndrome is an in-depth seminar that describes how to guide these students to employment success. It features case studies and interactive exercises, and a workbook with assessments and worksheets. It will be presented by Barbara Bissonnette, Principal Forward Motion Coaching and best-selling author and expert on autism and employment. The event will take place March 13, 2019 at the IHotel and Conference Center. Registration can be found at https://go.illinois.edu/AutismAtWork Contact: Lindsay Haitz, lah@illinois.edu, 217-300-7226. A flyer with more information can be found at https://bit.ly/2UQCjv5
Wed, Feb 06, 2019
Who Said Journalism is Dead? Using traditional journalism approaches to translate research into a consumable format and disseminate on social media FRC’s Communications Specialist, Ryann Monahan, will present an Illinois Webmasters Workshop February 20,, 2019, 3:00-4:00 pm. This workshop focuses on research dissemination through social media content creation. It will take you through the steps of creating social media content from both non-published and published research. This workshop will explore the wide-reaching opportunities you have to create content from the vast amount of information in your research wheelhouse and get your audience to “stop their finger” on their social media newsfeed and want to know more. More information can be found at https://calendars.illinois.edu/detail/4835?eventId=33324669

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