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Mobile-Friendly Homepage

The campus homepage is changing to a new mobile-friendly format With the recent trends showing a rising majority of users viewing University websites via mobile devices, the University started a project of converting webpages to a more mobile-friendly format. Utilizing

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What is Foursquare?

Foursquare is a location-based social networking game. Use your smartphone or SMS (text message) to “check in”, share your location with friends, and collect points and virtual badges. You can also bookmark information about places (venues) that you want to visit, read tips that

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Are You Ready for Blackboard 9?

Blackboard 9.1 replaces Blackboard 8 on May 21st Links to Blackboard 9.1 tutorials for students and faculty are available on the Help Desk web site. Instructions for faculty on how to migrate courses from Blackboard 8 are also available. Need

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Issuu® is a website where anyone can post documents on the web and they are available for others to read.  It allows a reader to collect documents that they want from many different publications or from other people that have

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Social Media Engagement

What social media tools are available that could enhance communication between you and your customers or clients? This presentation shows some options. [issuu showflipbtn=true documentid=101202212114-730797ebecb247c1b4fad3aadd721a80 docname=social_media_engagement username=singram50 loadinginfotext=Social%20Media%20Engagement showhtmllink=true tag=social%20media width=600 height=225 unit=px]

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Blogging from the iPad

Well, I really wanted to create this post on the iPad! I can say that I did but it isn’t as easy as I wanted. First, the Visual tab in the post editor doesn’t allow for direct text entry. However,

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