今月の新EurekAlert!プラットフォーム(社内では「EurekAlert! Re-Imagined(EurekAlert!の再考)」または「EARI」と呼んでいます)の公開は、1996年の最初のプラットフォーム作成以来、最も重要な展開です。私たちは過去2年間、プラットフォームのあらゆる側面を再考し、ジャーナリストやPIOのメンバーの皆さまに十分なサービスを提供するだけでなく、今後25年以上においても皆さまにサービスを提供し続けることができる ように努力してきました。

The pathway to news coverage has widened — have your pitches?

For public information officers, pitching newsworthy STEM stories to the media is an important part of the job. While the traditional definition of newsworthiness remains, there’s a new pathway to earning coverage in some of the most respected media outlets: going viral. Evolution of news Traditionally, a newsworthy story might feature recently published peer-reviewed research, …
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Featuring female scientists in science communication

Cultivating gender diversity in science communication isn’t an easy task. But because media underrepresentation of women in STEM can have negative consequences in both the classroom and the lab, it’s one that we as PIOs should try to tackle. So we turned to experts for advice on featuring more female scientists in our publications and …
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Embargoes on EurekAlert!

If you’re a press officer promoting science at your organization, you’ve almost certainly worked with the embargo system. Agreement of an embargo among journal publishers, press offices, and news outlets offers extra time for reporters to research and prepare news stories and encourage fair and equal access to scientific research among journalists around the world. …
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“The 90-Day Rule”: Considerations behind EurekAlert!’s Timeliness Guideline

As a nonprofit science news service and consortium of research institutions, EurekAlert! has always striven to facilitate dissemination of the latest scientific breakthroughs to reporters and the public. Since our launch in 1996, scientific publishing and science communication have adapted to the introduction of open access, advanced or early online publication, and other practices where papers …
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