Barbara K. Iverson, is Professor Emerita of New Media Journalism at Columbia College Chicago. Barbara is a digital trend spotter and veteran of digital communication from CD ROMs to virtual reality. Iverson introduced digital and internet to the journalism program at Columbia at the turn of the century. She put theory into practice in 2006, by creating and running a community and citizen news website, Chicagotalks.org until 2015.
I find myself using G+ with students and committees and work groups I’m on. The messages look clean and they are easier to read than in email. The community feature makes it easy to get everybody talking in the group. As for RebelMouse – it is pretty cool. Check the infinite scroll embed of my rebel mouse in this blog.
AJ goes to Texas. The passing of an era. I remember well the ALS game with the dropped third strike. Norm and Herb were at the game and had to call me at home because Ed Farmer and DJ were talking about what the call was. AJ will be missed by me among other fans.