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Trump seeks to ban the popular social media application over security concerns. (Courtesy of Facebook)

Trump Calls Tiktok’s Future Into Question

September 9, 2020

Besides popular creators’ frenzy over the potential TikTok ban, other users also panicked over the possibility of their favorite app being taken away.

The Black Lives Matter movement had gained immense momentum on social media over the summer (Courtesy of Twitter).

Finding Meaning in Social Media Activism

August 23, 2020

Dedicated and meaningful activism cannot end with a simply shared post, but it just might begin there.

Social media plays an important role in the election process. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Social Media Alters Election Etiquette

March 11, 2020

The internet has become an extremely powerful tool for politicians, and if this new development in Facebook's policies continues, it will allow for a sort of brainwashing to take place.

Bryce Allen is researching the connection between social media and personality traits for his senior honors thesis.

Senior Researches Social Media’s Impact on Personalities

November 6, 2019

Bryce Allen is in the process of completing psychology research for his senior honors thesis. His project is about the effect social media has on people's personalities.

Fordham unveiled a new social media policy this week

University Updates Social Media Policy

October 8, 2019

Fordham has revealed an updated social media policy focusing on topics such as applicability and scope, content guidelines, reporting guidelines, official Fordham social media account recognition and faculty and staff personal social media accounts/posts.

Social Media may contribute to an increase in eating disorders among users.  (Courtesy of Flickr)

The Impact of Social Media on Eating Disorders

April 24, 2019

By Kelly Christ It is common knowledge that social media can have negative influences on mental health, especially for teenagers and young adults. Living in the age of the “Instagram model” and “...

Some clubs have taken to social media to inform students in place of OrgSync, the university's group managing platform.

Clubs Split Between OrgSync and Other Media

September 27, 2017

By Erica Scalise In the age of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, some clubs are using social media, the club fair and flyers more and more to communicate to current and potential members. Some club leaders still see value in OrgS...

Too much exposure to social media platforms, such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, can leave teens feeling lonely. (Courtesy of Spencer Krell)

The Effects of Social Media Are Depressing

September 13, 2017

  By Sean Franklin Rates of depression among young people are reaching record highs. Colleges should be more concerned about the mental health of their students, especially in the face of increased teen ...

Social media platforms have a lot of negative affects the youth such as hindering their communication skills. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Social Media Can Be Poisonous to Our Youth

February 22, 2017

By Christopher Canadeo We have now officially reached the peak of the social media and technological age. Communication technology has become an intricate part of our society and shapes our daily habits and routines. Through soc...

In the 2016 Presidential election, social media has played an important role for both candidates’ campaigns. (Courtesy of Flickr).

Social Media in the Presidential Campaigns

September 28, 2016

  By Emma Carey Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump had their face-off debut at the first 2016 presidential debate this past Monday. However, as many Americans have witnessed this...

O'Neill recently posted new captions on her pictures showing the corruption. Courtesy of Instagram

The Black Hole of Social Media: O’Neill’s Experience

November 18, 2015

By Sophie Ladanyi Essena O’Neill, an “instafamous” social media personality, has decided to quit social media altogether to show others how she may have “made it” online, but she did not really “make it”...

Updates to Social Media Privacy: What You Need to Know

Updates to Social Media Privacy: What You Need to Know

November 11, 2015

By Marianys Martes Nothing says living in the moment more than Snapchat. You snap a picture, upload it to your story, it is there for 24 hours and then poof! All gone. That might not be the case anymore d...

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