Tag Archives: social media

Social media a possible avenue to gain employment

By on January 15th, 2013 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 2:11 pm

Until recently, college students have been warned to be cautious about the role of social media when it comes to the job search. Now, the National Association of Colleges and Employers says social media sites can be used in the favor of job seekers and as a way to help graduating students potentially land their next jobs.

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Organ donation status can be posted on Facebook

By on May 1st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 9:36 am

Today Facebook added the newest option to update on your timeline, the co-founder Mark Zukerberg added an organ donor option to include on your timeline sharing your story about when, where, and why you decided to become a donor. Florida’s 89.1, [...]

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Social media increases national attention on Trayvon Martin case

By on March 26th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:25 pm

With details continuing to emerge surrounding the case, supporters of Martin everywhere have become enraged about law enforcement’s lack of action up to this point. Though the case began in the small city of Sanford, Florida, it has captured the [...]

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Sanford shooter not connected with police crime watch program

By and on March 22nd, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:27 pm

As petitions for George Zimmerman’s arrest continue to spring up on social media websites such as Facebook, so is the growing interest in what his motivation for shooting 17-year-old Trayvon could have been. Zimmerman has previously been referred to as “Neighborhood Watch [...]

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Happy birthday Twitter

By on March 21st, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 11:34 pm

A popular social media website is celebrating a birthday today. Florida’s 89.1, WUFT FM’s Stephanie Denardo reports on the impact of social media websites, like Twitter.

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College football recruiting a new animal with social media

By on February 13th, 2012 | Last updated: March 30, 2013 at 1:32 pm

Each year, college football recruits from all over steal the eyes of sports nation while they decide where to play. National Signing Day, typically the first Wednesday of February, allows touted and under-the-radar recruits alike to revel in the attention [...]

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