Clayton State University’s social media outlets are climbing the charts, mainly through the Laker News Room’s “Follow Us” section, which is linked off the Clayton State home page (www.clayton.edu), and has links to the Office of University Relations’ maintained Facebook, Twitter, You Tube, FourSquare and Flickr accounts.
Currently the ClaytonSTNews channel on YouTube has a total of 36 videos with 5,568 views. Included on the YouTube channel are videos filmed and edited by Clayton State alumnus (class of 2007) and videographer Christian Bowen. Most recently Bowen filmed the Clayton State University’s 2012 Homecoming. All of the official Clayton State You Tube videos were shot by Bowen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
There are also several Laker Zone videos that feature the Clayton State University Athletics Department. The Laker Zone videos were filmed and produced by Clayton State University students Brian Roberts (Dunwoody and Quincy, Ill.) and Jenny Dreasler (Morrow), both Communication and Media Studies majors.
The videos also appear on Clayton State University Facebook fan page which currently has 3,721 “likes” and on the Clayton State News twitter page which has 410 followers and 2,873 tweets.
On FourSquare, Clayton State University has 421 “check-ins” with 224 followers.