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University Of Kentucky, Louisville Flag Hundreds Of Words From Athletes' Tweets

Student-athletes at the University of Kentucky and most at the University of Louisville surrender their online privacy to their coaches under a social media monitoring system used by both schools and others across the country.

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Not Quite Digital

As some colleges and universities sprint into the digital viewbook model, others are tiptoeing into a new model that bypasses the traditional print viewbook for other millennial-friendly approaches.

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Control of UGA Newspaper Returning To Students

Editorial control at the University of Georgia's student-run newspaper, The Red and Black, was returned to the students according to the paper's former editor in chief.

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WMU Breaks Private Gift Annual Record With $41M; Credits New Alumni Website For Boost

Western Michigan University has increased its private gifts by more than 240 percent in the past year.

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Bentley University Taps Overdrive Interactive to Manage Paid Search and SEO

Bentley University, a leading private co-educational business university in Waltham, Massachusetts, has named Overdrive Interactive in Allston, Massachusetts as agency of record for SEO and paid search.

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A YouTube Introduction to College, by Just Clicking Play

It’s a rite of passage every year — students from across the world power up their computers and begin to research the colleges of their dreams.

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Student In Twitter Threat Ordered To Avoid Kent St

A Kent State University student accused of posting a message on Twitter saying he planned to "shoot up" the northeastern Ohio campus was instructed Monday to stay away from the school and its president.

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Central Michigan University Utilizes Facebook Timeline To Celebrate 120th Anniversary

Central Michigan Normal School and Business Institute opened Sept. 13, 1892 with 31 students in a rented building in Mount Pleasant.

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Lore Unveils Its Next-Generation Social Network For Education

Lore, the fast-growing network for students and instructors, is introducing sweeping changes to its platform as the fall term approaches.

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Blackboard Launches 2-Way SMS Platform in United States

Blackboard Inc. today announced the U.S. release of Blackboard ConnectTxt, a 2-way mass notification platform. With Blackboard ConnectTxt, users can send text messages and emails to a broad audience, through a powerful inbound messaging engine, and receive replies via text as well.

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