Category: Meetings

15 Do’s and Don’ts of Video Production (Part I of II)

On Tuesday, December 7th, we met with Bob Heim and Lisa Zelig of Boston Digital Editing for a crash course in video production, as many of us are now tasked with creating video content for our websites and social media channels. Bob made recommendations on equipment and making the best of different lighting and sound […]

Social Media Communicators Meeting 09/21/2010: Fall Introductions, Video Production Discussion, Upcoming Events

The Social Media Communicators group met on Tuesday, September 21 to introduce everyone at the meeting (new year, new members), as well as follow up on interest in a video production seminar. All members present discussed the tools they were using for video production, and what they would like to gain from it. Sarah Evans […]

Social Media Communicators Meeting 08/24/2010: Foursquare, BU Today’s new editor, upcoming campus events

The Social Media Communicators group met on Tuesday, August 24th to discuss Foursquare, introduce John O’Rourke as BU Today’s new editor, and share upcoming campus events. Foursquare and geolocation services Mary Tunney and Jenny Mackintosh of Public Relations introduced their plan to roll out Foursquare campus-wide in the next few weeks. In their own words: […]

Social Media Communicators Meeting 07/29/2010: QR Codes, WordPress, Facebook and Success Stories

On Thursday, July 29th, the Social Media Communicators met to share success stories, as well as to discuss developments in WordPress, use of video content, and QR codes. Video Content, Flip Cameras & Video Editing Lauren Davalla and Kira Jastive of Public Relations presented a handful of videos, produced by the department using Flip video […]

Social Media Communicators meeting 06/29/2010: Facebook Social Plugins and Radian6

On Tuesday, June 29th, the Social Media Communicators group met to learn more about Facebook’s social plugins from Ryan Bersani of Alumni Relations, and Radian6 from Jacki DeAngelo and Adriane Dean of SMG. Ryan started by presenting some of his experiments with Facebook’s social plugin tools. He has incorporated them on his own into alumni […]

Social Media Communicators meeting 05/25/2010: BUniverse and the Daily News Digest

The social media communicators group met on May 25th to discuss latest developments in the BU community related to social media. BUniverse Ben Agoes (of the Creative Services group) presented on BUniverse, a video portal for the BU community (students, faculty, staff, alumni and our editorial team at BU Today) to share content. The BUniverse […]