Communique Research Submission Form

Why do this? Communicating your scholarship to the public greatly improves the impact and reach of your work, elevates the reputation of UCCS as a leader in research and creative works, and celebrates your direct contribution. Fun fact: you can and should include media reach as part of your annual review and T&P dossier.  

What to do? Summarize your work in easy to read, jargon free, interesting, language. Be brief. Period.

Check out these examples:

In 15 words or less – what is the headline of your scholarship?
What is the main finding:
Who is involved, how was/is it funded if at all:
What inspired you to do this work:
 
What is the reach/impact/value to the public or scientific community: