This will be a panel discussion of our department’s engagement with social media and digital literacy. Topics for discussions will include:
Discussions of blogging with AMST & History classes.
Discussion of the way the three of us contribute to the department blog as a way of communicating with our students and the larger community (including alumni and prospective students), including our basic use of UMWBlogs, Twitter, Linked-In, and Facebook.
We want to engage with the audience in a discussion of how digital fluency (both in terms of consumption and production) plays an increasingly significant role as a critical skill for our department.