Strategic Outreach and Public Engagement in a University Context

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In 2017, the Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation at the University of Portsmouth in the UK introduced a new five-year strategy for outreach and public engagement. The strategy provides a framework for a structured programme of activities, with defined aims and intended outcomes. This article provides an overview of the strategy, explains the process we went through to develop the strategy, and gives
details of our new strategic outreach and public engagement programme that was introduced in September 2017.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCommunicating Astronomy with the Public Conference 2018
Subtitle of host publicationCommunicating Astronomy in Today's World: Purpose & Methods
PublisherNational Astronomical Observatory of Japan
Number of pages2
ISBN (Print)9784908895029
Publication statusPublished - 28 Mar 2018
EventCommunicating Astronomy with the Public 2018 - Fukuoka, Japan
Duration: 24 Mar 201828 Mar 2018


ConferenceCommunicating Astronomy with the Public 2018
Abbreviated titleCAP 2018


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