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Academy of Seniors- Social Media Analytics and Election 2016

Date:
Tuesday, October 11th 2016
Time:
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Cost:
$35 - $45
Website:
http://seniorprofessionals.illinoisstate.edu/

Event Description

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and other social media platforms are serving as significant sites of political communication throughout the 2016 presidential election cycle. What can we learn about the candidates, their campaigns, their supporters and the overall democratic process by studying the social web? What tools are available for studying social media? Can social media activity predict the election outcome?
Part of a four-part series, Election 2016. October 11, 18, 25, November 1 (Tuesdays)

Nathan J. Carpenter, Assistant Director of Convergent Media, School of Communication, ISU

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Venue

Alumni Center
1101 N. Main Street
Normal, IL
Phone:
(309) 438-4781
Website:
http://alumni.illinoisstate.edu/services/alumnicenter/

Organizer

Senior Professionals
Phone:
(309) 438-2818
Email:
srprof@ilstu.edu
Website:
http://seniorprofessionals.illinoisstate.edu/