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  • Carnegie Mellon's Classroom Salon Encourages Collaborative Critique

    Faculty members at Carnegie Mellon are expanding their experiment with a social networking site designed to spur readers' participation in discussions on articles and papers. So far, thousands of high school and university students have tried out Classroom Salon, which allows a reader to add comments, annotations, and tags to passages in text that can be read by others.

  • Columbia College Ramps Up Crisis Management

    South Carolina's Columbia College has adopted an application for maintaining plans related to emergency management.