SMaPP: Social Media and Political Participation

Undergraduate Associates

Megan Brown
meganbrown@nyu.edu

Megan Brown is an undergraduate (C/O 2019) in New York University College of Arts and Sciences studying politics, mathematics, and computer science. She is particularly interested in how technology contributes to “disruptive innovation” in the political sphere and how big data can give insight to mass political movements.

 

Nicolas Kugel
nicolas.kugel@nyu.edu

Nicolas Kugel is an undergraduate studying politics and history at New York University’s College of Arts and Sciences. His primary area of inquiry has been the development and impact of far-right communities online, and the way it manifests itself on social media platforms such as Reddit and Twitter.