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Impact of Social Media for Employment

Tweet This fact makes it increasingly more important for job seekers to make sure they clean up their social media accounts and feel comfortable with how they are represented through

Personal Advice

Keep Calm and be Popular

Tweet But seriously, what is it about social networking sites that makes them so popular? We aren’t addicted to the social networking sites but we are addicted to the people

Technology

Technology has Changed Campus Life in a Big Way

Tweet Once you are in college, you would hardly see anybody who is not plugged in. It starts with the alarm ringing on the smartphone moving on to the iPhone

Social Networking

7 Facebook Mistakes College Students Make

Tweet Let’s take a look at seven of the chief mistakes college students make when using Facebook: 1. TMI — Too much information about yourself can lead to people stalking

Campus News

Colgate Faculty Take the High Road With Yik Yak

Tweet The anonymity of the social media platform Yik Yak attracts its share of users, including people that make unkind remarks or much worse. As the fall semester comes to

Campus News

Yik Yak App Stirs Controversy

Tweet Ever since the advent of social media and networking, people have been flocking to various websites and making use of a variety of sources to connect with others. MySpace

Social Networking

Job Hunting With Social Media

Is it possible to find a job using social media? Yes, absolutely. And when you use social media in its broadest definition to encompass message boards, Facebook, LinkedIn, blogs, Twitter, and other sites, your chances of finding work may be better than the person who isn’t particularly Internet savvy.

Fun News

Teens Continue to Abandon Facebook

Teenagers are the world’s future and that is why Facebook with more than 1 billion global users is very concerned. While much of the rest of the world is liking and sharing Facebook posts and pages, teen usage has been falling.

Academics

Is Pursuing a Journalism Degree Still Relevant Today?

Higher education has changed over the decades as some fields of study that were once considered of prime importance no longer seem so relevant.

Fun News

5 Hobbies for College Students

Tweet Certainly, you can grab the Wii or xBox to create a diversion, or put on a pair of running shoes and hit the track. There is another way for

Fun News

How to Breathe New Life Into a College Newspaper

Tweet On the junior college level, some newspapers have ceased publication for lack of funds. If your newspaper is struggling to maintain relevance, the following tips can stir your local

Campus News

LinkedIn is Ideal for College Students

Tweet In 2010, just 5 percent of college students were using LinkedIn to find jobs, but in 2011 that number surged to 28 percent.[2] Likely, the word about LinkedIn is