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Should research(ers) get emotional?

As part of the heart of engagement blog series, Professor of Interdisciplinary Environmental Research Mark Reed from Birmingham City University shares his thoughts on emotion in communicating research.

The Wildcat Writers

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Every year, thousands of college professors enact their commitment to public engagement by inviting their students to work directly with community members in programs like tutoring initiatives, oral history projects, and youth mentorship programs. But what is this experience like for community members who interact with university students?

The emotional dynamics of (academic) engagement

As part of our series on the Heart of Engagement, Dr Roberta Comunian and Dr Abigail Gilmore share their experiences working on the Beyond the Campus network, and in particular the co-production of Love Story.

Putting the heart into engagement

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Following the NCCPE's public engagement with research competition, Becci (NCCPE) reflects on what it means to put the heart into engagement.