Yahoo & Tumblr Networking Event: Social Awareness in the Digital Age

Calling all NYU changemakers!

WHAT:
Join Yahoo & Tumblr as we explore the changing landscape of social activism in the digital age. Get a deeper look into the world of documentary filmmaking, viral hashtags, and social media campaigns from some of the top professional producers and creatives in the industry. We’ll be kicking off with the premiere screening from our student submission series on Viewfinder, Yahoo’s award-winning documentary series, followed by a panel discussion and networking.

Learn how your own video or documentary can be featured on Yahoo’s Viewfinder as part of its student submission series, and how Tumblr’s #PostItFoward campaign has promoted a positive movement across the web.

WHEN:
Monday, August 31st from 4pm - 6pm ET

WHERE:
TUMBLR Headquarters (35 East 21st Street)

PANELISTS:
Michael Isikoff (Yahoo News Chief Investigative Correspondent)
Katherine Barna (Tumblr Head of Communications)
Charity Elder (Yahoo News’ Executive Producer)
Liz Spinnato (Yahoo Social Media Producer)

RSVP:
On the event page (http://nyuviewfindermixer.splashthat.com/) or directly to Stephanie D’Agostini (stephanied@yahoo-inc.com)