Category Archives: Introduction

Reflection on Blogging

In reviewing my classmates’ blogs, I could see that many of us actually share the same thoughts and have had the same struggles in regards to meeting all the requirements and assignments of this course. Coming into this class, I … Continue reading

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Final Project-Part 2: Personal Learning Networks

A personal learning network (PLN) is a brand new concept for me and something I never would have thought of creating for myself. However, after doing some research into the subject, there is so much value and potential into establishing … Continue reading

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Teamwork

The four components of Himmelman’s taxonomy are networking, coordination, cooperation, and collaboration. Networking is simply meeting and touching base with new people. While coordination involves sharing information and modifying each other’s actions for a mutual goal. Cooperation is working towards … Continue reading

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Social Media Use Among College Student Services Faculty & Staff

I conducted a survey of ten peers, who work in the field of student services in higher education, on their use of social media. The results were as suspected in regards to the infrequent use of social media in a … Continue reading

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Participating in the world of social media: the good and ugly side to it

I admit that I’m not the biggest user of social media aside from sporadically updating my Facebook page. I have never participated on Twitter until this class, I’ve never used Instagram, my LinkedIn profile has been dormant for several years … Continue reading

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