Beyond Facebook: Navigating New Social Media (Writer’s Toolbox)

You learned to “like,” but what about “hashtag,” “snap back,” or “geofilter”? What lies beyond the now familiar borders of Facebook? Join the Office of Communications’ social media strategist, Ryan Maguire, for explanations and demonstrations of today’s most popular social networks to help you decide which platforms could help you most effectively reach your audience. Having taken part in discussions and interactive exercises, you will leave with a better understanding of newer social platforms such as Instagram and Snapchat and their place in the ever evolving world of digital communication. Social media beginners are welcome.

December 9, 2016, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Room E08, Dillon Court East