The Digital Campus

The Digital Campus

Spring Study Tour: Day 1

On Sunday, March 18, 2012, swissnex San Francisco welcomed 14 representatives from Swiss higher education for a week-long, immersive study tour on the subject of social media for academic institutions. swissnex director Christian Simm welcomed the group and introduced our work with Swiss universities. Gioia Deucher described the organization’s activities with Swiss startups, particularly university spin-offs. With introductions and program overview out of the way, the day wound down with a welcome dinner at Urban Taverna. Here’s a quick recap in video.

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Author: Megan Williams

Megan Williams is swissnex San Francisco’s Head of Communications. She likes to write about science and culture. A marine biology nerd and a dedicated science communicator, she also loves to hunt for design treasure at thrift stores.