Topic: Twitter

A Live-Streamed Conversation with House Speaker Joe Straus

March 22, 2017
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Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives Joe Straus will address policy issues facing the 85th Texas Legislature in a live-streamed interview with the Texas Politics Project.

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Facebook, Twitter and Youtube: What Role do Social Media Companies Have in Stopping Speech?

Sept. 9, 2014
Facebook, Twitter and Youtube: What Role do Social Media Companies Have in Stopping Speech?

After the extremist group ISIS posted a YouTube video of American journalist James Foley's execution, Google-owned YouTube took the video down, and Twitter's CEO said in a tweet, "We have been and are actively suspending accounts as we discover them related to this graphic imagery."

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Tweeting History, One Haiku at a Time

March 25, 2014
Tweeting History, One Haiku at a Time

Can Twitter capture the complex narratives of American history? Follow along as noted UT historian H.W. Brands tweets the American saga 17 syllables at a time.

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Ten UT-Related Twitter Accounts You Should Follow

April 4, 2013
Ten UT-Related Twitter Accounts You Should Follow

@UTAustin has sky-high Twitter Klout (that's social media influence). But it's not the only UT feed worth following. Get the full list.

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UT Austin College of Communication Organizes Live Super Bowl Ad Rating Panel

Feb. 1, 2013

During this Sunday's Super Bowl, advertising professors from The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication will live tweet critiques of Super Bowl ads.

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