Rhodri Ap Dyfrig — Top 50 Social Media Influences

23 June 2015

Top 50 Most Influential Higher Education Professionals Using Social Media

Rhodri Ap Dyfrig has been featured on a list chosen by a panel of social media experts, including award-winning social media editor for Times Higher Education Chris Parr, Inside Higher Ed journalist and blogger Eric Stoller, and Teacher Training Videos founder Russell Stannard, as well as Jisc’s David Kernohan and Sarah Knight

Jisc described those on the list as featuring 'outstanding cases of social media use that others could benefit from, and we will be looking to highlight some of this excellent practice in the weeks to come.'

You can find the list here.

BBC Radio Cymru

Rhodri, along with Prof. Richard wyn Jones (Cardiff Uni), Angharad Mair (Tinopolis) and Karen Owen (editor of Y Cymro weekly newspaper), took part in a panel discussion on the state of the media on the Radio Cymru show 'Cyflwr y Cyfryngau', where Gwion Lewis is joined by a panel of guests to discuss the Welsh media. The programme was broadcast over the weekend and a full recording of the show can be found here

PRide Awards shortlist for Cymru Wales

Rhodri's work on the website Fork2Fork (which is a campaign that aims to raise awareness, provide information and encourage people to buy direct from local producers) has earned him nation-wide recognition from the PRide Awards. Fork2Fork has been shortlisted in the 'Best Use of Digital' category.