Career Event Oct. 6: Jobs in Social Media


Join the School of Journalism & Mass Communication for:

“Cracking into Careers @ Facebook and Other Social Media.”

Thursday, Oct. 6, from 5 to 6 in the Nafziger Conference Room, 5th floor Vilas Hall.

Katie Harbath, SJMC alum and associate policy manager for Facebook, will talk about ways to get yourself connected in social media circles and how to best digitally present yourselves for all kinds of different positions. Harbath’s background spans across journalism and strategic communication, with a special interest in politics.

Harbath is the associate manager for policy at Facebook, where she focuses on political outreach. Prior to Facebook, Katie was the chief digital strategist at the National Republican Senatorial Committee. She previously led digital strategy in positions at DCI Group, the Rudy Giuliani for President campaign and the Republican National Committee. Katie holds a BA in journalism and political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.