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  1. Welcome, 2017 summer interns!

    New challenges, new opportunities and new interns. This summer, UMSocial added four new members to the UMSocial family. Learn more about each of them below:   Melissa Barber: I never picturedRead More

  2. #GoodbyesAreHard: Reflections on my #UMSocial internship in 140 Characters or less.

    The day I walked into the Michigan Creative Office for my first day of work as a UMSocial intern in the summer of 2015; I was a nervous wreck. IRead More

  3. James’ one year anniversary at UMSocial

    “This is it.” It was a sunny Tuesday morning and I remember looking at the phone saying to myself, “This is it.” I knew it was Nikki Sunstrum calling toRead More

  4. Enhancing Strategy Through Surveys

    At UMSocial, content creation is informed by the audience we’re trying to reach as well as the platform we’re trying to reach them on. Although analytics from Twitter and FacebookRead More

  5. Stumbling Blocks Recap

    Stumbling Blocks is a series of pop-up art installations that explore difficult moments in U-M’s history.  These seven installations, which were displayed on U-M’s North, Central, and Medical campuses, eachRead More

  6. March 2017 Recap

    It’s hard to believe that March is over and the school year is rapidly coming to a close. This past month has been jam-packed with activity, both online and offline.Read More

  7. February 2017 Recap

    February may be the shortest month of the year, but that doesn’t mean there’s any less activity on campus—or at #UMSocial. Follow along for the highlights of the month: Facebook:Read More

  8. A Conversation About Digital Dating Abuse #UMichChat Recap

    On February 16, in collaboration with Michigan Medicine and the U-M Adolescent Health Initiative, UMSocial facilitated a Facebook Live #UMichChat Panel that addressed the topic of digital dating abuse.This chatRead More

  9. UMSocial meets Spectacles

    This past September,  Snap Inc. released Spectacles, camera-equipped sunglasses that allow users to shoot first-person videos that can be wirelessly uploaded to and shared via the Snapchat app. The glassesRead More

  10. Hunger, Hope, and Healing #UMichChat Recap

    It’s estimated that more than 30 million Americans will develop an eating disorder at some point in their lives. Disordered eating behaviors are increasingly common among the young: studies haveRead More

  11. Houston, We Have a Wolverine.

    Like many self-professed nerds, I follow @NASA on social media. However, most self-professed nerds cannot claim to be a social media intern for their university. Because of my unique situationRead More

  12. January 2017 Recap

    January 2017 @UMSocial  The first month of 2017 was full of action as students returned to campus to for winter semester, and UMSocial captured the goings-on. Follow along to learnRead More

  13. U-M Discusses Action-Based Research to Fight Poverty: #UMichChat Recap

    Poverty Solutions: U-M Discusses Action Based Research to Fight Poverty In January 2017, U-M announced new investments in the Poverty Solutions initiative, a series of community/academic research partnerships that aimsRead More

  14. Top 10 Things Every Wolverine ‘Grammed in 2016

    The Diag on the first day of classes Arguably the MOST photogenic of all collegiate gathering spaces, this classic shot says ‘I take academics and #aesthetics SUPER seriously.’ And who couldRead More

  15. Top 10 Things Every Wolverine ‘Grammed in 2016

      The Diag on the first day of classes Arguably the MOST photogenic of all collegiate gathering spaces, this classic shot says ‘I take academics and #aesthetics SUPER seriously.’ And whoRead More

  16. Taking Abbee’s Armee Live

    What happens in an operating room is a mystery to most people—even to those who’ve had surgery.  Patients are generally sedated, and parents and family usually aren’t allowed past pre-opRead More

  17. December 2016 #UMichChat recap

    Are we consumers of fact or fiction? How do sensationalized headlines and inaccurate stories shape our perception of current events? In an online environment full of fake news, how doRead More

  18. Now Playing: University of Michigan joins Spotify

    Music provides a backdrop for our everyday experiences, helps us remember significant moments in time, and can both lift our mood and provide us solace. Whether it’s a bike ride to class, aRead More

  19. November 2016 @ UMSocial

    The Thanksgiving holidays are over, and the end of the Fall 2016 semester is in sight. As November comes to a close, it’s time to take a look back andRead More

  20. October 2016 @ UMSocial

    M. Montgomery, author of Anne of Green Gables, once said “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.” We can’t help but agree with her: hereRead More

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