WELCOME TO THE SMARTTLAB

The Social Media Advanced Research Teaching and Training Lab is a new interdisciplinary centre at UBC Graduate School of Journalism. Dedicated to understanding the interplay between social networks, the media and public discourse.

NEWS

INITIATIVES

Photo courtesy of NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
NEWS FROM THE ARCTIC
How social media is impacting climate change discourse in Canada

Photo by Steve
#IDLENOMORE DISSENT
Social media as a tool to contest dismissive framing by mainstream media   

PEOPLE

Alfred Hermida
Director
Candis Callison
Director
Brittany Duggan
Research Assistant
Sophie Woodrooffe
Research Assistant