Monthly Archives: May 2007

Galway bay, Kylie Minogue and vertical integration

[warning – some navel gazing follows, where the navel is my own] I wrote about the Kylie Minogue exhibition at the V&A a while ago. When I mentioned her in a second entry, a colleague sent a gently teasing note asking how far I would go to improve my chances of being ‘found’ by the … Continue reading Galway bay, Kylie Minogue and vertical integration

Faculty and Facebook

Here is an interesting short paper on student/faculty relations in Facebook by a couple of researchers from Georgia Tech [pdf] They found that contact in Facebook did not have an impact on student perception of faculty. Although, here they note that a ‘ceiling’ effect may be at play, where these professors are extremely well-liked regardless … Continue reading Faculty and Facebook