Thursday, February 18, 2010

5 Levels of Effective Communication in the Social Media Age

What I found most interesting about this article, 5 Levels of Effective Communication in Social Media Age, is the stated fact that email takes and requires more time from its writers and readers compared to other avenues of communication online. For this reason, Twitter is becoming attractive to many. The value of phone communication for delicate topics is acknowledged and the article supports as well, the value of in person contact still, and points out - although in-person contact was once recognized as the first social entry point, it is now in most cases, the last.

The title link to this blog entry leads to the full article by Soren Gordhamer.

Monecia Samuel
Director of the Library

Outside 325: A Child's View of Haiti

Outside 325: Photo Journalism from Haiti
Haitian Children 9-18 years old share their photo documents of the regeneration of Haiti over the past two weeks. The title link of this blog post leads to The New York Times feature of these photos.

Thursday, February 4, 2010

Professional Development - Distance Ph.D. Programs

Indiana State University - Ph.D. in Technology Management
(August 15, 2010 Application Deadline)

University of Florida - Ph.D. in Classics
(March 31, 2010 Application Deadline)