Digital Communication

Effectively communicate in different media including websites, blogs, social media, video, audio, text or animation

  • Create and maintain a professional presence on LinkedIn
  • Learn how to control access to your public information on social media platforms you use
  • Maintain the website or listserv for a student organization
  • Get a part-time job where you create/manage content for an organization or office’s social media or website
  • Write a blog in an area of interest: e.g. food, sports, etc.
  • Work for The Student, Seed, or the Bates Communications Office
  • Learn Adobe Photoshop® and Adobe InDesign®
  • Develop a basic understanding and knowledge of IT and the cloud
  • Become familiar with the resources at the Bates Digital Media Studios
  • Sign up for a training session through ILS to receive instruction in various digital applications