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How to Give an Academic Talk

April 5, 2017 / 11:45 AM - 1:00 PM

This workshop will cover all aspects of preparing and delivering academic presentations, from PowerPoint best practices to timing, rehearsing, and vocal techniques.

Paul N. Edwards is Professor of Information and History at the University of Michigan. He is the author of A Vast Machine: Computer Models, Climate Data, and the Politics of Global Warming (MIT Press, 2010) and The Closed World:  Computers and the Politics of Discourse in Cold War America (MIT Press, 1996).  Prof. Edwards has delivered well over 100 invited talks around the world, as well as innumerable conference presentations and course lectures.

For more information, contact Susan Hamlin, Chemical Engineering Graduate Program Coordinator, at or phone 734-763-1148.

Sponsored by the Chemical Engineering Department and the College of Engineering’s Community Grant Program.


Susan Hamlin Graduate Program Coordinator
Chemical Engineering (734) 763-1148 B-28 G040S NCRC