Tag Archive | "Myspace"

The Credibility of College Info from Social Network Sites (or Lack Thereof)

Thursday, October 22, 2009


Last month at NACAC, I got my hands on a copy of the Hobsons Domestic Research Report 2009-2010. It’s a fantastic report that every admissions professional should get their hands on, but one set of numbers specifically stood out to me. Hobsons asked sophomores, juniors and seniors about their perceptions of the credibility of college [...]

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Want a .eduGuru T-Shirt? Links of the Week Edition

Friday, October 3, 2008


Karlyn and I have been throwing around a few crazy ideas for .eduGuru that for some reason just sounded like a lot of fun.  Lots of free time and not enough work pretty much describe our current work situation…  Doubt it!  So in humoring ourself we prentended like we have a cult following of readers, [...]

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Links of the Week May 16th, 2008

Friday, May 16, 2008


Wofford’s commencement is this weekend and Phillip Stone’s From the Archive blog has posted quite a few interesting posts about commencement over the last week. One that I found really interesting was one about Commencement at Wofford in 1858. Man things have changed over the last 150 years, but what an interesting look at how [...]

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Links of the Week Feb 15th, 2008

Friday, February 15, 2008


I hate to start a weekly link wrap-up this way, but I feel it’s my duty. If you haven’t already heard about the tragedy Northern Illinois University then Andrew Careaga over at Higher Ed Marketing has a good wrap with links to other bloggers reactions. My prayers go out to them.

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Social Survey Week 2: MySpace

Monday, February 4, 2008


This is the second weekly installment of the Social Survey that I’m conducting on Social Networking and Bookmarking sites on the internet.  This week I’ve researched MySpace.  Here are the findings.

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Links of the Week Feb 1st, 2008

Friday, February 1, 2008


Here’s the weekly wrap-up of worthly tech news and a few extra tidbits. Lots of great news and articles this week! By far the biggest news of the week just happened this morning with Microsoft agreeing to buy Yahoo (links below). I’ve been telling people for the last month now that Yahoo was the perfect [...]

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The Presidential Election Race using Web 2.0

Wednesday, January 30, 2008


According to recent results published by Pew Research Center, nearly one in four Americans regularly use the web to learn about presidential candidates and their campaign.

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Links of the Week Jan 18th, 2008

Friday, January 18, 2008


I’ve noticed a lot of sites give a weekly wrap-up of best posts. I’m straight pulling these out of my De.icio.us feed (you can subscribe or view it over on the sidebar), but I think these are excellent reads so I’m sharing them with everyone.

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