[CANCER] Checking in with work #CancerLife

The last time I went into MMU was in September 2017 to speak at the IPM conference. In between I’ve had Slack conversations with my team, other social media chats, and been out for a few meals on the good chemo weeks! I’ve also had Skype chats and emails with my Head of Dept (who had […]

[MEDIA] Social Creatures for @ManMetUni #DigitalParenting

The week after my operation, I contributed to this article … my quotes pretty much open/close it: Read the magazine online via issuu. Other stories in Man Met Magazine include a ‘focus on health and wellbeing and you can read about healthcare devolution in Manchester, the training of nurses, improvements in social care and tackling […]

[CONFERENCE PAPER] Inclusive Placemaking: Placing the Christian Church in a Digital Age

I’ve just had the following paper accepted for the Institute of Place Management 4th International Biennial Conference, for which I’m also on the academic committee (although of course I didn’t assess my own paper). Come and join us in September 2017: The church in the United Kingdom is regarded by many as geographically placed and located, with […]

[PRESS] Comment: Youth, social media and the election #GE2017

For the 2015 election Dr Bex Lewis, Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing, examined the role played by social media in the election and considered its influence on younger voters, specifically those within the 18-24 bracket. With the General Election of 2017 tomorrow, she returns to the topic and considers whether much has changed. Read full […]