Looks like Facebook recently changed the procedure for converting personal pages (like many schools set up their initial Facebook forays) into organization pages.
Improved, but still not seemless.
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Added by Susanne Starck on March 10, 2011 at 8:00pm — No Comments
The announcement that the Gates Foundation Invests in Facebook App for College Studentsprompted our organization to look at what we're already doing on Facebook.
We do get more conversations on Facebook (particularly during events like last week’s blizzard!), but we only have about 2,300 people in our Facebook community. Impressive for for our Facebook efforts, but much smaller than our total student…Continue
Added by Susanne Starck on February 12, 2011 at 6:30pm — No Comments
Universities and colleges need solutions to cost-effectively build and manage web sites. Learn from two University web experts how they used DotNetNuke to build cost effective, secure, and flexible sites. Do you need to build sites that enable students, teachers, administrators and alumni to communicate and collaborate? Do you face tight budget constraints and lack of staff? These experts will provide practical advice that will help you to deliver powerful web sites for…Continue
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Unfortunately, Pima Community College will always be associated with mass shooter Jared Lee Loughner. While the horrific incident didn't take place on their campus, it does remind us that any public space can be violated and that every organization needs an emergency action plan.
An Emergency Action Plan isn't just a nice-to-have. It's required by OSHA standards…Continue
Added by Susanne Starck on January 16, 2011 at 7:00pm — No Comments
An organization that practices accountability will be able to measure the success of their students and use that information to improve. Being accountable means tracking the money and efforts spent, then using statistical measurements to determine outcomes and finally, making those outcomes public.
Good resources for learning more about accountability systems:
Added by Susanne Starck on January 12, 2011 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Google Analytics comes with two very useful tools that aren’t enabled by default: Site Search and Event Tracking. When used, these tools can help give more meaningful statistics about users on your site.
Site Search uses internal search data to track and analyze what…Continue
Added by Mike Takahashi on November 2, 2010 at 7:22pm — No Comments
There’s been a lot of buzz recently about Microsoft’s Bing search engine. A year ago Microsoft and Yahoo signed a deal that would make Bing power Yahoo’s searches. With the integration now complete, Bing and Yahoo…Continue
Added by Mike Takahashi on October 12, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments
At UCLA Happenings (UCLA's Campus Events Calendar), we are constantly trying to improve our site and keep our users engaged. A while back we integrated comments for every event via Facebook’s social plugins.
Facebook also makes it very easy to integrate these plugins with little work. In most cases, only a few lines of HTML code need to be added and you’re ready to go. We’ve seen…Continue
Added by Mike Takahashi on October 1, 2010 at 12:00pm — No Comments
It was 1 year ago when…Continue
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We've implemented a Mobile app about a month ago... FSU Mobile is availabe at the iTunes store.
While it is only available for the iPhone, you can also go to m.fsu.edu for other smart phones with browser capabilities and use the app there.
It is a fun project and we hope to update some of the functionality on the www.fsu.edu pages to use the new data repositories.
For more information about Florida State's new…Continue
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