Oregon State engages audiences through a number of social media outlets and so does the CPHHS. Check out our Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram sites, respond to posts and share your news or photos. If you have questions about using social media or are considering starting a new account as part of your work, please contact Alan.


"...if scientists could communicate more in their own voices--in a familiar tone, with a less specialized vocabulary--would a wide range of people understand them better? Would their work be better understood by the general public, policy-makers, funders, and even in some cases, other scientists?" - Alan Alda

Read on to learn more about the value of social media, marketing and communications in higher ed.


Story amplification through social media

REPORT: Social Media drove as much new traffic to higher ed websites as paid search ads in August 2014.
For more benchmarking data (n=2,953): See full report.


Social network specific tips/beginning steps