Thursday, July 25, 2024

Teens and their screens with Zahra Rashid

Journalism student Zahra Rashid chats with Multimedia Design major Carol Maher on the harmful effects of Instagram.

Have you ever wondered why depression and suicide rates amongst Generation Z has increased ever since Instagram was launched? This podcast episode will explore the relationship between Instagram addictions and declining mental health with Carol Maher who is a Multimedia Design major at the American University of Sharjah and a fellow member of Generation Z.  Maher is researching the addictive strategies used by Instagram in one of her courses.