PRESENTATION: Instagram vs. Reality: Curating Your Social Media for Success
When perusing chapters’ social pages, it seems to be beauty and status-driven. Photos are heavily edited and white washed. Pretty girls/handsome guys are featured and they’re often white people. The fundraisers taking place are 24 hours tops on a story. Chapters could capitalize on their social media to raise money/awareness for as long as a semester/academic year. In a time where social activism is at its peak, it’s important to know how to use a platform.
- Discover how most social media practices in Greek Life are harmful (e.g. bikini pictures, white washing, photoshopping, representation).
- Demonstrate how to use social media as a resource for your philanthropic goals and social responsibility.
- Evaluate the importance of “voice” and when to use it.