Students using social media presence to help fund PSE

October 31, 2016

A new generation of Canadian PSE students are using their online presence to help pay for tuition, writes Alisha Sawhney for Maclean’s. The author highlights the successes of three students who have used Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube respectively to generate income and pay their expenses while also doing what they love. Their crafts range from spoken word art on Twitter to body-positive postings on Instagram and social justice comedy on YouTube. “The bottom line is, if your content is genuine to what you do, someone will notice you,” says Toronto native and YouTube celebrity Megan MacKay. Maclean’s