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Activism in the Media

On Friday August 12, 2022

What you will learn

In the age of technology, the importance of a strong local presence in the digital sphere is equal to that of your physical presence, and even more influential.

Available for in-person and online attendance, this fifth installment of the Ground-Up Activism Series will train you to use social media to your advantage and communicate effectively with the media to make your movement known.
You will learn:
  • How to build an online presence and use social media for activism
  • Types of media and ways to engage
  • How to communicate with the news media


Friday, August 12

1:00 PM - 4:00 PM


This training is online.




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Your faculty

Matthew Hurtt

Matthew Hurtt

Director of Graduate Programs

Matthew Hurtt is the Director of Professional Services at the Leadership Institute. He is also an internationally-recognized fundraiser, organizer, writer, and public speaker.

For nearly six years, Hurtt worked at A...

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Stephen Rowe

Stephen Rowe

Director of Digital Training, Leadership Institute

Stephen Rowe is the Director of Digital Training at Leadership Institute where he's trained 18,000+ activists, students, and leaders on digital and political technology.

Stephen has been listed on multiple 30 under ...

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Nicole Tardif

Nicole Tardif

Nicole Tardif brings over ten years of experience in strategic communications, public relations, marketing, and politics. Prior to her current position as Vice President of Operations and Public Affairs at WRS, Nicole spen...

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