media helps us connect with audiences across the globe. Dickinson encourages
community members to harness this powerful tool in effective,
While social media platforms are a great news
distribution tool, they're also an engaging way to start a conversation. In
addition to sharing information about your department or club events, consider
asking your followers a question or inviting them to comment.
rules of good communication still apply. Remember that anything posted is
instantly and permanently public. Casual conversation is great, but it should
be civil. Verify facts and dates prior to posting so that you're providing
accurate information, but if erroneous information is publicized, post a
correction. Your followers and fans will appreciate it!
Dickinson encourages its various constituencies to stay in touch and
interact with the college through social-media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, Flickr and iTunes.
If you have suggestions you'd like to pass along to Dickinson's social media team, including any regularly maintained accounts that we're missing, you can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In addition to the main college accounts,
many of Dickinson's departments, centers, offices and student clubs maintain
their own social-media accounts with a specific focus on their respective
areas. They include: