Best Practices for Communicating Effectively on Video

10:00–11:00 am
Zoom web conference


Whether you’re teaching classes, meeting with colleagues, or interacting with media, chances are you’re doing most of your communicating via video this quarter. This session will offer practical advice on how to communicate effectively through video. We’ll examine:

  • Best practices for communicating and presenting on camera.
  • Unique aspects of video communication.
  • Setting up an ideal virtual workspace.
  • Tips for appearing on screen.

This session will be led by Mary Ann Childers, who was an award-winning anchor, producer, and health reporter at CBS2 and ABC7. Today, she specializes in honing interview and presentation skills for business executives, civic leaders, and other public figures.

The session is offered by the Academic Communicators Network in partnership with the Office of the Provost and the Office of Communications. Attendees will receive a link to the Zoom meeting after registering. Note that you must register using a UChicago email address.


Academic Communicators Network

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