Tag: social media

Prof. Phil Clampitt interviewed on Oconto police social media post

Prof. Phil Clampitt (Communication) was recently featured as a social media expert in an article addressing a controversial Facebook post published by the Oconto Police Department. “If anything can be misunderstood it will be misunderstood in the worst way. The ‘so what’ to that is to figure out how to respond to it,” said Prof. Clampitt […]

UW-Green Bay uses Instagram acceptances and College Draft Day to attract high school graduates, WiscNews reports

Despite overall demographic trends, UW-Green Bay has seen steady enrollment growth, thanks to initiatives such as College Draft Day, where high school students can go to Lambeau Field and learn about the many aspects of college, and Instagram acceptance, in which admitted students can receive a direct message to their Instagram account notifying them they’ve […]

University to send college acceptances through Instagram (news in Philly)

“Apparently, getting a college acceptance letter in the mail, on a real piece of paper with an envelope and actual stamp, is about to become a relic,” reports a news station in Philadelphia. “At the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, you will now find out you’ve been accepted on Instagram. Watch it here.

Reminder: Instagram hosts wanted from all campuses

UW-Green Bay Social Media Coordinator Jena Richter Landers is looking for students, staff, alumni, faculty and administration to host the LifeatUWGB Instagram account. Volunteer hosts show “followers” a slice of life at UW-Green Bay. Shifts are a week long. Interested parties at the branch campuses are encouraged to apply! To nominate someone you think may be interested, […]

UW-Green Bay’s Jena Richter Landers on social media professionalism

UW-Green Bay’s Social Media Coordinator Jena Richter Landers ’13 (Communication) encourages people to consider what they post on social media — and what others post about them. Fox 11 interviewed Richter Landers on the impact of social media, especially in the professional world. She reminds us that everything we post about ourselves on social media can be […]

UW-Green Bay’s Philip Clampitt says social media helps build reputation

Making sure your résumé looks professional when searching for jobs is important, but social media is becoming an efficient tool to show offs kills and professionalism to hiring managers. Philip Clampitt, UW-Green Bay Chair of Communication and Information Science, was interviewed by Post Crescent on the role of social media in job search. “You build your reputation […]