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Your research IS a story

...so why not learn how to tell it?

BECOMING AN ENGAGING RESEARCHER 2017 - CREATING A DIGITAL STORY: Key Dates

**********SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Friday 23rd June 2017**********

  • Draft story: Friday 6th June
  • Storyboard/images identified: Wednesday 14th June

Why bother?

Research shows that stories engage people more quickly, more powerfully and more memorably than facts alone. By telling your story, you will increase the public's understanding of your research and its benefits for them, and may even inspire them to share the vision that drives you.

I'm listening...keep talking

How do I do it?

Use this site! We've provided a start to finish process to lead you through finding, building and shaping your story, writing it down and creating a digital version - a digital story. You don't have to do everything at once - you can do your story in stages, saving as you go along.

I want to get started...let's find my story

Please note that the content on this site is based on the work of JISC's Chris Thomson

Photos:

  • "Moving Stories", Het Nieuwe Instituut , Original, CC by 2.0
  • "A Second Day @ School", Valentin Ottone , Original, CC by 2.0

Moving Stories

The best stories create strong reactions in their audience...the very best can be life-changing.

A Second Day at School