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A Little Too Social

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You might think your social media activity is private, but remember the key word there is social.

If you were wait listed for next year's incoming class at Harvard you might want to check your email. According to the university's newspaper “The Harvard Crimson” ten students who had been accepted will now have their offers rescinded because of their online activities.

According to the newspaper about 100 students formed a Facebook group for incoming freshman. Then the ten students in question splintered off and formed a smaller group chat where jokes about sexual assault, the holocaust and child abuse were shared.  read more »

Now Hiring

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Looking for a job; because Facebook is looking for some more friends.

Facebook co-creator Mark Zuckerberg is on the road looking for some new talent. Earlier this week he made his pitch to students at Harvard, the university he dropped out of after launching the billion dollar company. The visit to Harvard followed a similar scouting trip to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.  read more »