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Social Media Class Skypes with Internet Celebs

Social Media Class Skypes with Internet Celebs

At the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, students enrolled in the course Social Media Optimization & the New Web learn and become “experts” on web applications such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, etc. They stay up-to-date on the latest trends on the Internet by reading and thinking critically about the industry and reporting on the changes that are occurring.Read more about Social Media Class Skypes with Internet Celebs[…]

Facebook 2.0

Facebook 2.0

Facebook 2.0 Tracy Mitrano Tracy Mitrano is the Director of Information Technology Policy and Computer Policy and Law Programs at Cornell University. Her article about the current state of Facebook and how higher education will be involved with it in the future has been published in the EDUCAUSE Review (volume 43, number 2). Link: http://www.educause.edu/library/erm08210

7 Things You Should Know About Facebook

7 Things You Should Know About Facebook

7 Things You Should Know About Facebook Information literacy—the ability to negotiate the opportunities and risks of the Internet age—is increasingly important. Facebook, a leading social networking site, highlights the information literacy challenges college students face. The site allows individuals to create profiles that include almost anything they want to post and dynamically links theirRead more about 7 Things You Should Know About Facebook[…]