Contextless links, 5-27-09

Sonia Sotomayor: no stranger to higher ed. President Obama’s nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court “has kept a hand in higher education throughout her judicial career, and has also ruled in several cases that affected academe,” according to

A bachelor’s degree in three years? It took me five.

Marlo and Emmanuel go to college. An interesting series from NPR chronicling the struggles of two Pennsylvania teens entering college during the financial crisis.

Is Flash evil? Heidi Cool expounds.

10 ways Twitter will permanently change American business, via @copyblogger.

And the best headline award goes to … for this gem: Schwarzenegger May Terminate Student Aid Program


Author: andrewcareaga

Higher ed PR and marketing guy. Communications director for Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) in Rolla, Missouri, USA. Slow runner, mediocre guitarist, lover of music and puns, and an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. I blog and Tweet about #highered, #music, #gocards and #random stuff.

4 thoughts on “Contextless links, 5-27-09”

  1. Andrew,
    Thanks for sharing the link to my Flash article. I’ll be following it up next week with further discussion regarding Flash and usability.

  2. It took you five. It took me three years, but I did it spread out over like seven due to my time in the Air Force. I have all sorts of interesting thoughts on how to make higher ed more user friendly.

    As if you didn’t know. ;)

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