Connecting Data and Ideas through Effective Storytelling

Wednesday, October 01 | 9:00AM–9:50AM | Meeting Room W204
Session Type: Professional Development
We are surrounded by data and are used to reporting data and facts; however, to sell ideas and get buy-in for change processes from faculty, staff, and students, it helps to connect numbers with meaningful stories. Learn about story constructs and how using them resonates with constituents.

OUTCOMES: Learn about the science of storytelling methods and how to connect with audiences * Practice your storytelling in front of other engaged learners * Get a better sense of how to connect with your audiences to achieve a desired outcome


  • Robert Howard

    AVP/DCIO, University of Alabama at Birmingham