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Face-to-Facebook: The Evolution of Virtual Community in College Residences (Research-based)
January 21, 2009 | A session at the ELI Annual Meeting 2009

The connection between effective living-learning communities and student success in college is well established. Perhaps the most compelling story about residential life on college campuses today l…

Meg Fryling

Assistant Professor

Siena College

Loudonville, New York

UNITED STATES

Meg Fryling
ConnectYard - Leveraging Social Computing to Extend the Learning Environment
January 21, 2009 | A session at the ELI Annual Meeting 2009

Learn how ConnectYard helps colleges and universities tap the power of social media like Facebook to extend the learning environment into where students live and socialize online. ConnectYard helps…

Building Community with Virtual Spaces
September 18, 2008 | A session at the ELI 2008 Fall Focus Session

Building a community of learners can be especially challenging when working with online and distance education students. By using social networking tools like Facebook, Flickr, Twitter, and Secon…

Mary W. Stout

Associate Faculty

University of Phoenix

Lorton, Virginia

UNITED STATES

Mary W. Stout
Stephen Young

Research and Policy Officer

The University of Melbourne

Parkville, Victoria, Ethiopia

AUSTRALIA

Stephen Young
Gail Golderman

Digital Scholarship and Services Librarian

Union College

Schenectady, New York

UNITED STATES

Gail Golderman
Why You Should Use Facebook
January 16, 2008 | A session at the EDUCAUSE Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference 2008

The phenomenon of social networking software like Facebook has been widely publicized. At UNC-Chapel Hill, over 90 percent of first year students are Facebook users. But is there utility for facult…