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Monthly Archives: April 2012 - p2

Using Twitter beyond Twitter: embeddable tweets

As noted in the Social Media Examiner blog, you can embed conversations from Twitter into blog posts. Unfortunately, the Twitter interface has changed slightly, so when you hover over the tweet you want to embed, the link now says “Open” instead of “Expand,” and it is located at the far right instead of next to […]

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Keynote by Dr. Mary Catherine Bateson “Composing a Further Life: The Age of Active Wisdom”

“Composing a Further Life: The Age of Active Wisdom” Dr. Mary Catherine Bateson Monday, April 23, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm College of Social Work Okazaki Community Meeting Room Mary Catherine Bateson will share her thoughts and research on the impact of improved health and longevity on marriage, childbearing, education, work, and retirement. Most recently, […]

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LIFT Forum: How to Effectively Use YouTube in the Workplace

The Wednesday, April 11, 2012 Library and Information Technology Forum features Jake O’Connor, Program Coordinator, Financial & Business Services, talking about How to Effectively Use YouTube in the Workplace.  Please join us in the Spencer F. and Cleone P. Eccles Health Sciences Education Building, Room 3515 B at 12:05-1:00 p.m. for this program. Program Description: […]

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Remodeling progress

As we move through the spring semester, you can see construction & remodeling progress on the upper and lower levels in this slideshow, from beginning through now (early April).

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Didn’t need an app for that

Can’t find a good dashboard app? On librarian built one using existing Web 2.0 tools, and shared how it was done.

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It’s coming: the Great Utah ShakeOut

Eccles Library staff will join the University campus and thousands across Utah in the largest earthquake drill in the state’s history on April 17th.

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Hurrying to the bottom: deteriorating ranking of U.S. health status

New study shows U.S. falling behind most developed countries in terms of improvements in health outcomes.

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