ERIC Number: EJ794241
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: 0
Youthful Indiscretions: Should Colleges Protect Social Network Users from Themselves and Others?
Fleming, Dana L.
New England Journal of Higher Education, v22 n4 p27-29 Win 2008
It is easier than ever for students to sabotage their own futures and reputations with indiscriminate postings, illicit photographs and tell-all blogs. In this article, the author discusses how parents, college administrators and public officials are grappling with how to protect student users of social networking sites from others and from themselves.
Descriptors: Public Officials, Social Networks, Internet, College Administration, College Students, Privacy, Computer Mediated Communication
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
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