This community is a network for MCIS students, alumni, faculty and corporate sponsors. The ePortfolio service is also offered to all Marietta College Students. Students can build your ePortfolios on this platform and network with fellow MC students, alumni and potential employers; MCIS alumni are welcome to create your blogs to share your real world experiences with our students and post job/internship opportunities in the discussion forum; prospective students and parents can participate in the open discussion forum to learn more about our department.
Social media is always a captivating subject that contains both positive and negative aspects. With this fairly new technology, it has open more doors to become more in touch with people we otherwise would never speak to. Family can remain in contact even through distance issues. Social media can even give us a reasonable outlook
Social media is a highly controversial topic in today’s society. Every day there are stories on the news about the advantages and disadvantages of social media. For instance, the ALS “Ice Bucket Challenge” has recently made national headlines with the help of social media. Besides helping organizations advertise and raise money, other advantages of social
Social media can be a powerful but destructive tool in many ways. Because of it, we have the ability to instantly reach the masses about any major event in the world(though it may be false information). It allows all of us to stay virtually and globally connected 24/7. This means we can always stay in
The use of social media in our society can be viewed as both a good and bad thing. It depends on whether people abuse it or use it in moderation. A disadvantage could be that people may become so consumed with their social media accounts that they don’t connect to people in the real world. Another could be
Due to the fact that the contribution to ALS had increased from 2 million to 70 million dollar, one advantage about using social media in our society could be information sharing. Almost everyone uses internet everyday, media like Facebook showed the world what ALS is, by spreading videos of the ice bucket challenge. So people can know
There are many different opinions on the new craze of social media. However, I feel as though there are many different ways that social media can be used. Whether it be good or bad, social media is used daily by a very large number of people worldwide. Social media can be used to promote products,