Facebook: Technical Foul

August 7, 2013

by Natasha Saiyed

Current

Rumors of prospective employers and campus police informally browsing social networking sites have run rampant for several years, but a new program does the work for them, allowing universities to be informed when certain material appears on their students' pages. The program is designed to police the pages of student athletes, often the focus of such monitoring since they publicly represent their colleges and universities, and has some free speech advocates on edge...

Facebook: Technical Foul

April 20, 2008

Rumors of prospective employers and campus police informally browsing social networking sites have run rampant for several years, but a new program does the work for them, allowing universities to be informed when certain material appears on their students' pages. The program is designed to police the pages of student athletes, often the focus of such monitoring since they publicly represent their colleges and universities, and has some free speech advocates on edge...