Media Release | September 9, 2016
UBC journalism professors have been awarded approximately $200,000 from SSHRC to support the launch of a national version of TheConversation.com
June 10, 2015
UBC’s Alfred Hermida says journalists need an entirely new approach to delivering the news if their role is to continue.
October 16, 2014
A UBC Journalism prof’s new book explores social media and the power of sharing.
August 28, 2013 - by Christopher Schneider
For the class of 2017–a generation raised on social media–words like “privacy” and “friends” take on new meanings.
July 22, 2013
Guardian offers reasons to be cheerful about digital Alfred Hermida, Associate Professor at UBC’s Graduate School of Journalism, says the latest annual results from the UK’s Guardian suggest that its digital strategy […]
February 6, 2013 - by Bethan Williams
A new UBC course connects two schools to prepare students for the real world
Media Release | April 27, 2011
A new study finds nearly 60 per cent of Canadians – the equivalent of more than 15 million people – regularly visit social networking websites, with the majority of users saying social media exposes them to a broader range of news and information than traditional media.