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Hungry in Syracuse? Welcome to Cuse Munchies!

What’s up, ‘Cuse? Welcome to ‘Cuse Munchies, your new source for late-night eats! As former SU students, we know the feeling- you’ve been out partying with your friends, and you need some awesome food RIGHT NOW. But it’s so late, even Kimmel is … Continue reading

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How to Use Social Media in the Classroom: #Rotoloclass

There has been a lot of research and case studies popping up recently about using social media in higher education. Does it facilitate class discussion, or distract students? How can professors utilize social media tools in the classroom? What platforms are most … Continue reading

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LinkedIn Goes Public, Valued at $8.9 Billion

  According to Mashable, professional social networking site LinkedIn had a very successful first day as a publicly traded company, as “more than 30 million shares of the company changed hands on Thursday”. That brings their total valuation up to $8.9 billion. … Continue reading

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How to Build a University Community on Twitter: @SyracuseU

As a member of the social media team at Syracuse University, I’ve worked with our social media strategist Anthony Rotolo and community manager Kelly Lux for almost two years. When the social media team was formed, Syracuse was just entering … Continue reading

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Social Media, Twitter & Journalism: How Topics Define My Audience

Defining your audience is an important step when you’re beginning to blog. Usually, your audience is centered around your topic of choice. However, that can change over time- why will they keep returning to your blog? How can you improve your … Continue reading

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Interview: Syracuse Food Blog by Wes Purvis

Today I sat down with fellow #nunesclass blogger Wes Purvis to talk about the blog he’s been working on about Syracuse restaurants. Interview talking points: Why Wes chose to blog about food Top ‘Cuse restaurant recommendations: Marshall Street and Varsity Pizza … Continue reading

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Social Media & Journalism Links of the Day

1. Look Out Blogs: Google News Gains Options To Drop Blogs & Press Releases via Search Engine Land “Tired of seeing blogs or press releases in your Google News homepage? Google’s got a cure for that, new settings that allow you … Continue reading

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