Overview of AUB's Online Collaborative



AUB's Online Collaborative Cabinet
President: Mohammad Hijazi
Vice President: Joseph Saba
Treasurer: Jim Ramsey Khoury
Secretary: Tala Kardas
Member at Large: Sherif Maktabi
PR: Giovanni Raidy

Mission:
  • To support and encourage AUB bloggers and users of social media (such as Twitter, Facebook, Foursquare, etc..)
  • To promote the usage of such tools amongst other AUB students given their current popularity and importance

Objectives:
  • To gather the bloggers and users of social media under one organization in order to facilitate common activities and interests.
  • To encourage AUB students to start their own blogs and help them get started by teaching them the technical and cultural aspects of social media.


Future Events:
  • The re-launching of AUB's National bloggers convention that will bring Lebanese bloggers as well international bloggers residing in Lebanon together.
  • AUB and community Tweet-ups
  • Several exhibitions featuring prominent famous Lebanese users of digital media (photography, famous blogs, etc...)
  • Several workshops on technical issues beginning with introductory presentation about blogging to photography workshops...
  • Screening of movies related to social media.
  • Providing support for AUB's and Lebanese online community.