Number of Events Organized During Brain Awareness Week:
Type of Events Held:
- General Public
- High school students (9-12)
- University students
Approximate Number of People Reached:
Details of Major Brain Awareness Week Events/Activities:
Due to COVID-19, Lake Superior State University went to all online course delivery the week before our event was supposed to occur. Working with the library staff, we switched to a virtual set of presentations by the students in Physiological Psychology and Neurogenetics. These presentations can be found at: https://lakerblogs.lssu.edu/lakercast/series/brain-awareness-week-2020/I plan to distribute this link more broadly now that the supplemental media have been added to some of the presentations.
Event Planning & Publicity
Publicity Methods Used:
Which of These Publicity Methods Was The Most Successful?
What other downloadable materials would you like the Foundation to provide?
- New Fact Sheets
Which BAW graphic materials did you use in publicizing your events?
- Brain Awareness Week Logos
Feedback & Keys to Success
How do you feel BAW participation benefited your organization and the local community?
Unknown at this point.
Please share any suggestions or lessons learned that may help others plan future events:
Adaptability and flexibility were vital this year.
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