College students love social media, but can also find it to be a distraction in the classroom
Social media has many uses in education.
It can be used for recruitment, attracting students to a specific campus through Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Youtube. It can be used for safety, serving as network of warnings and alerts during emergencies. It can be used simply to better communicate with the student body.
But for all of social media's benefits, some professors are still wary of the medium. According to...