Challenging Conventional Wisdom of Social Media

Seven Social Media Editors: AP’s @EricCarvin, Reuters’s @AntDeRosa, NYT’s @LHeron, Mashable’s @EMJBanks, NBCLatino’s @RealAdrianC, CBS Sports’s @Minnie6998 and Black Enterprise’s @newsgyrl joined @ColumbiaJourn's @Sree for NYC Social Media Week closing event to share practical and useful tips.


  1. At the beginning of the program (6 pm), Prof. Sree Sreenivasan (better known as @sree) paid tribute to the great Anthony Shadid as others stood in silence.

  2. [RIP, @AnthonyShadid, 43. As any gathering of journalists today  should, we'll be paying tribute tonight to this terrific reporter who died  while doing what he loved - telling the stories of the Middle East to the world. As Don Van Natta Jr (@DVNjr) tweeted last night: "By Anthony  Shadid" was a beacon of humanity and truth.]
  3. Digital Educator & Founder, Social Media News NY, @Krochmal, did the Livestream
  4. General Social Media Tips: