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Michelle Ferrier dissects election 2012 data visualizations

April 15, 2013

The associate professor of communications discussed the November presidential election returns and showed how the use of data, technology and journalism collided in data visualization and storytelling that changed how the electorate engaged with politics.

Elon team part of press corps for Global South Summit

November 19, 2012

As official reporters for the Global South Summit in Nashville on Nov. 14, Elon University sophomores Erin Delaney and Bethany Coats used Twitter, Facebook, Wordpress, Hootsuite and Google Docs to spread the word about the world’s food production.

Michelle Ferrier hosts entrepreneurs in UNITY Startup Loft

August 9, 2012

Communications associate professor Michelle Ferrier hosted entrepreneurs from venture capital, accelerator and media startup firms in a roundtable discussion on teaching media entrepreneurship at the UNITY 2012 conference Aug. 2-3 in Las Vegas.

Michelle Ferrier discusses slow news concept at Slow Living Summit

June 11, 2012

Community residents aren't just contributing to local media through subscriptions or newsstand sales, but through active participation in news processes at all levels, said Michelle Ferrier, associate professor of Communications at Elon University.