Social Media: Emerging Patterns & Discourses

Speaker: Dorji Wangchuk

Dorji Wangchuk is currently a researcher, PhD candidate and teaching associate at the University of Macau –

with research focus in social media, sociolinguistics and discourse studies.
He worked in the Bhutan Broadcasting Service from 1986 to 2006 and then from 2009 to 2013 he served as

the Director of Royal Office of the Media under His Majesty the King’s Secretariat.

Host: Gerald Daly

Gerald Daly  is the Resident Coordinator of the UN in Bhutan . Prior to his appointment as RC for Bhutan,

he served as Policy Adviser and Team Leader of Programme, Joint Funding and Business Operations in the

UN Development Group. His focus areas included ensuring cross-UN ownership and development of Delivering

as One at both strategic and operational levels along with

funding/implementation of integrated policy work.

Date: Wednesday 10, 2019

Venue: UN House, Kawajangsa, Thimphu

Time: 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm

ADD ON SESSION by Pema Euden, a Mathematician, and an author

Topic: How to Succeed Academically 

Pema Euden is the author of Coming Home(2008) and Lomba(2016). She was the youngest author of Bhutan

in 2008. Pema graduated with Highest Honors from The University of Texas at El Paso(UTEP)in 2018.

She holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Mathematics.  She was awarded the Academic and Research Excellence

Undergraduate student in Mathematics by the College of Science, UTEP.

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