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CNM Hosts Channel NewsAsia’s Talking Point — Live on Campus

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NUS students participated in a live television forum when CNM hosted the television talk show, Talking Point – The Vote on 6 November 2013.

The 45-minute forum added to the buzz on campus when the show host, Daniel Martin invited and moderated live phone-ins, polls, tweets and questions from the audience in the auditorium of AS7, on a concern for many youth in Singapore: Social Media: More Harm than Good?

The Head of CNM, Prof. Mohan Dutta was part of the panel of experts leading the discussion. The other panel members were Megan Fitzgerald, a career coach who specialized in using social media for personal branding and Silver Ang, a young celebrity blogger, who shared on managing privacy and dealing with the misrepresentation of one’s social media content.

Together with their undergraduate audience, the panel discussed the merits of social media, its drawbacks as well as using social media to brand oneself.

NM majors, Fan Zhi’an, Yeo Zhi Qi, Ng Jing Yuan and Muhd Zainuddin were featured in the trailer to the live forum. Check them out!

The forum was part of Channel NewsAsia’s “Talking Point – Live on Campus” series.

Written by Mary Lee

November 8, 2013 at 5:44 pm

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