Social media gab
conducted in Dumaguete
The chat series “Social Media for Social Change” was conducted by Rappler.com at Silliman University in Dumaguete City, Negros Occidental, yesterday, a press release from the social news network said.
It was spearheaded by CEO and executive editor Maria Ressa, keynote speaker of “#MoveDumaguete: Pushing Environmental Journalism Forward,” whose lecture, titled “Social Media for Social Good,” focused on how social media is changing the world and how far it has enabled the people to be part of the change they want to see, the press release said.
She said that, aside from socializing and connecting with friends and family, social media can be used to spark and start positive change in the society.