Monthly Archives: May 2010

Social Media in the Classroom

Fred Zinn and Tony Sindelar — my good friends over in the UMass OIT department — invited me this week to take part in a social media presentation/discussion as part of their summer seminar series at OIT.  I’ve been a … Continue reading

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Journalism Grads Rock the House!

Several students asked me prior to Saturday’s commencement festivities whether I would attend graduation.  My instant answer was “of course!”  Graduation is a time to see everything come to fruition — the students you’ve mentored and worked with for the … Continue reading

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Don’t Drop Your Hard Drive

Well, it’s the last day of classes and whole new group of seniors are getting ready to grab their Journalism T-Shirts and get ready for Commencement Day festivities. What I’ve noticed this year perhaps more than others is the conflicting … Continue reading

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