Schedule

Friday, June 10, 2022

Graduate Hotel Minneapolis

Additional information on each session is below the table.

Time Event Track 1 Track 2 Track 3
7:45 - 8:45 am Registration & Breakfast
8:45 - 9:30 am Keynote Presentation
9:30 - 10:15 am Breakout Session 1 Six steps to building an intranet your department will actually use Telling your Spatial Story with StoryMaps Ethical Storytelling
10:15 - 10:45 am Networking & Break
10:45 - 11:30 am Breakout Session 2 Improving Internal Communication: Building Community Through Internal Newsletters Cultivate Inclusion Black History Month: Celebrating Those That Make Us Great
11:30 am - 12:30 pm Lunch & Vendor Fair
12:30 - 1:15 pm Breakout Session 3 Internal Communications to Engage Employees Real U Website Accessibility for Content Contributors Science Communication at the Bell Museum
1:15 - 1:45 pm Networking & Break
1:45 - 2:30 pm 2021 and 2022 Maroon & Gold Awards
2:30 - 3:30 pm Reception

Session Details

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Keynote Presentation

Marsha R. Pitts-Phillips, APR

Inspiring clients by building their trust as a communications coach and counselor by working to clarify their messages. Marsha served as a public and media relations leader for Greater Twin Cities United Way for more than a decade. As a former broadcast journalist, she understands the rapidly-changing news media environment and the critical component of quality storytelling.

- via MRPP Communications, LLC

Breakout Session 1

Participants will select one of the below sessions to attend during this breakout session:

Six steps to building an intranet your department will actually use

Sarah Jergenson and Bre Krzyzanowski
Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education & Human Development

Telling your Spatial Story with StoryMaps

Shana Crosson
Office of the Vice President of Research – Research Computing, U-Spatial

Ethical Storytelling

Nicole Endres, Allison Lindberg and Lynnea Madsen
University of Minnesota Foundation

Breakout Session 2

Participants will select one of the below sessions to attend during this breakout session:

Improving Internal Communication: Building Community Through Internal Newsletters

Miranda Miller and Maura Dunst
Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Science & Engineering

Cultivate Inclusion: Use this framework for driving digital accessibility skill-building in your unit

Kellie Greaves
University of Minnesota Office of Information Technology

Black History Month: Celebrating Those That Make Us Great

Peyton N. Owens III and Quincy Lewis
Golden Gopher Athletics

Breakout Session 3

Participants will select one of the below sessions to attend during this breakout session:

Internal Communications to Engage Employees

Christie Wells and Katie Ousley
University Relations

Real U Website Accessibility for Content Contributors

Christina Goodland and John Starr
Office of Information Technology

Scott Marshall
Disability Resource Center

Science Communication at the Bell Museum

Nehwoen Luogon-Bojkov
The Bell Museum