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October 5-6: The 7th Annual CHSOC Social Media Technology Conference

October 5-6: The 7th Annual CHSOC Social Media Technology Conference


On October 5 and 6, 2017, the Cathy Hughes School of Communication’s SLMC Department will host the 7th-annual Social Media Technology Conference.

The two-day event will feature paper sessions on social media and cultural identity, consumerism and computer-mediated communication, social media and the international community, technology and legal issues, race and respecting resistance, social media and women as well as the intersection of media and social media.

Workshops focus on topics such as protecting your privacy online and leveraging online tools for a better classroom.

Mitra Kalita, vice president of CNN Digital Programming, will serve as the conference’s keynote speaker.

Register now for the conference. For more information, visit the conference’s website or send an e-mail to¬†Dr. Kehbuma Langmia, chair of the SLMC department.