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Social Media and Collective Tragedy: Choose Your Own Adventure

Sep 27, 13 Social Media and Collective Tragedy: Choose Your Own Adventure

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The recent anniversary of the 9/11 attacks prompted an internal conversation among members of the SMCDC team about what is appropriate, if anything, to post on such a significant day. Yes, it’s pathetic to think of social media on anniversaries of tragic events (oh, the humanity, literally), but the fact is that national tragedies...

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The Government’s Role in Social Media

Sep 26, 13 The Government’s Role in Social Media

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Summer might be over but that doesn’t mean the blockbusters are done. The DC Social Media Club kicked off our 2013-2014 season with an epic event to discuss the government’s role in Social Media. Afraid of “Big Government?” Not us. We gathered up seven top federal agencies using social media and streamed in three innovative...

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Spirit: The SnapChat of Twitter

Sep 11, 13 Spirit: The SnapChat of Twitter

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Remember that not-so-proud night you had on Twitter that forced you to delete your reckless Tweets after you woke up the next morning? Maybe you were in undergrad and you told your mom you were going to the library (which was actually a bar called The Library)? Or maybe you were in the middle of a nasty Twitter feud with a Miley...

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Social Media and Government Panel

Sep 06, 13 Social Media and Government Panel

Posted by in Events, Social Media

Wednesday, September 18 from 6:30-8:30 PM Location: Chief DC 1900 M Street NW Washington, DC 20036 Have you ever wondered what it’s like to use social media for the government? How does a large government agency leverage social media to achieve its goals? What opportunities are there for entrepreneurs and career seekers to...

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