Researchers: Self-selecting college roommates can improve grades
More universities are using social media analytics systems to connect like-minded roommates
By Dennis Carter, Assistant EditorRead more by Denny Carter
Sifting through Facebook data for a roommate who likes the same music, espouses the same politics, and hails from a similar background isn’t just for picky incoming college freshmen: It also could make sense for students seeking an academic advantage weeks before the semester begins. Read more with registration.