Elana Zak, social media editor, oversees STAT's social media and digital engagement efforts. She previously was a social media editor at The Wall Street Journal and a writer at Muck Rack and Boston University School of Public Health. She is on the board of the New York City chapter of the Online ...
Last week, the Business Insider ran a post disparaging the values of a journalism degree. In " Degrees Are Useless And Other Tips For Aspiring Journalists," author Jean Prentice writes, "anyone who has graduated from journalism school and gone on to work in the industry can tell you that a degree in journalism is useless."
Best known for: Being an international political economist and business commentator The 13th dean of Wharton has taught on three continents and held teaching assignments at some of the world's top universities, including Penn, Oxford, Stanford and Yale. An active social media user, Garrett can often be found blogging on LinkedIn or tweeting.
Best-known for: Starting Facebook in his Harvard University dorm room In just under a decade, Zuckerberg rose from Harvard drop out to one of Silicon Valley's elite. Under his leadership, Facebook grew from a site just for college students to a social media behemoth with more than 1 billion users.