Tag Archive: social media

Jun 28

Do colleges look at prospective students’ social media?

“Koenig, who received her master’s degree from North Central College in Naperville, Ill., conducted research on the subject, surveying 144 colleges and universities within 150 miles of Chicago, including all Big Ten universities.”  Read more by clicking here.

Nov 17

Don’t Get Denied Because Of Your Tweets! Clean up your social media profile!

Perhaps she hadn’t realized that colleges keep track of their social media mentions…. The college ultimately denied the student admission, he said, because her academic record wasn’t competitive. But had her credentials been better, those indiscreet posts could have scuttled her chances. “We would have wondered about the judgment of someone who spends their time …

Continue reading »