2016 Update: Part 1

Well, here we are, just over two weeks before the end of the year. This year, 2016, has been an exciting dozen of months. We've seen a number of major events occur, both on and off campus.

Of course, some of those happenings off campus have had a major effect for students on campus. The days of ambivalent student bodies appear to be far behind us. Today's students are plugged into news sources that — for better or worse — report “news" from around the world instantly. Yes, I'm talking about social media and its influence on campus life. Facebook dominates social media, along with a handful of others thrown in, such as Twitter.

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