The Digital Campus

The Digital Campus

March 22, 2012
by Florencia Prada
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Spring Study Tour: Day 4

Day 4 of the Spring Study Tour is summarized here by guest bloggers Simone Brandenberg and Herwig Dämon, from the University of Liechtenstein, and Magdalena Egli, from login. Name dropping day: @YouTube, @Facebook, @LinkedIn YouTube – Join the global classroom … Continue reading

March 21, 2012
by Megan Williams
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Spring Study Tour: Day 3

Day 3 of the Spring Study Tour is summarized here by guest bloggers Marcel Blattner and Cindy Eggs, from the Fernfachhochshule Schweiz, and Ladina Caprez, from the University of Lugano. Die Luft der Freiheit weht Today we discovered various ways … Continue reading

March 20, 2012
by Megan Williams
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Spring Study Tour: Day 2

For Day 2 of the Spring Study Tour, guest bloggers Annika Glauner, from Euresearch – International Research Programmes at the University of Zurich and ETH Zurich, David Spring, from the University of Lausanne, and Lara Canonica, from the Zurich University of … Continue reading

March 20, 2012
by Megan Williams
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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 … Continue reading

October 4, 2011
by Florencia Prada
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Fall 2011 Study Tour by Storify.com

Eleven Swiss university representatives visit the San Francisco Bay Area to learn how local universities are leveraging social media and scout news trends in Silicon Valley. “ @retosiffert Welcome to San Francisco! # fallstudytour swissnexSF September 25, 2011 “ RT … Continue reading

September 30, 2011
by Megan Williams
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Fall 2011 Study Tour: Day 4

Thursday was a city day, complete with the realities of San Francisco in the summer: sunshine one minute, fog the next. Sandrine Wenger, Alumni Network Coordinator for the University of Lausanne, was kind enough to create a delightful little photo … Continue reading

September 21, 2011
by Megan Williams
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Fall 2011 Social Media Study Tour: Hands-on Learning and Content Exercise

If you’re reading this, you must be very interested in social media and how it can be utilized and optimized for higher education, particularly in Switzerland. This post is geared toward an even smaller audience: the attendees of the Fall … Continue reading