RESOURCES

Read impact statements about research, Extension, and teaching activities at land-grant universities. Learn about the history of the land-grant system. Find resources for writing impact statements.

Showcases land-grant universities’ research and Extension impacts in news stories, infographics, videos, social media, and more. 

Read impact stories from NIFA-funded research and Extension programs. Submit your impact stories about NIFA-funded work to the Share Your Science team.

You don't really UNDERSTAND something unless  YOU CAN EXPLAIN IT TO YOUR GRANDMOTHER 
-  Albert Einstein

Need help sharing the impacts of your research or want to learn more about the art--and science--of science communication? Check out some of these resources.

 

 

Contact us about our Impact Writing Workshops.

 

Use our Impact Writing Worksheet.

Writing and Reporting Effectively. Oregon State University Research Toolbox. 

Online lessons.

Duke Graduate School Science Writing Resource.

"How words change minds. The science of storytelling." TEDx Talks. Nat Kendall-Taylor. 2017.

The Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science.

Video talks

from the National Academy of Sciences'

The Science of Science Communication. 

May 21-22, 2012 

"Science communication: could you explain it

to your granny?"

Russel Grossman. The Guardian. October 10, 2014.

"My 25 Commandments for Journalists." 

Tim Radford. The Guardian. January 19, 2011.