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Carrie Schmelkin
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Smartphones Quickly Becoming a Cheater's Best Friend

When it comes to reminiscing about your college heyday, in addition to the stops down Memory Lane which include extracurricular activities, science recitation classes, frat parties and cramped living quarters, you might let out a chuckle or two when you...

AT&T Moves Up the School Popularity Chain

When it comes to technology giants out there, many have emerged as popular kids on campus. Of course, there is Apple who probably has way more clout than that varsity basketball player or president of Greek life as the empire...

Industry Awaits Apple's Big Education Announcement Thursday

The Big Apple may be the city that never sleeps, but Apple is certainly the company that never snoozes either.  Therefore, perhaps it is fitting that Apple has sent out an invitation stating, “Join us for an education announcement...

BYOD, Steve Jobs Classes... What Can we Expect in 2012 in Schools?

I know what you are thinking: between all the holiday shopping, eating, revelry and milliseconds spent considering that you should make a New Year’s Resolution, why on Earth would you have had the time to think about what the tech...

The College Student 'I'm Thankful for' List

I’m definitely in the Thanksgiving mood. Maybe it’s because the leaves outside have beautifully turned auburn and golden. Or perhaps it’s because I can finally start sporting the best fall trends such as Uggs, leather jackets, and North Face fleeces....

Text Messages in Class Saving Lives

At first thought, the idea of cell phones in class seems like a bad idea. I mean how realistic is it that a teen would rather listen to why the War of 1812 started over playing a rousing game of...

All Aboard My Education Nostalgic Train

I have a confession to make:  I am one-half Russian, one-fourth German and one-half nerd. When I think about all the students who get to buy new notebooks and pens (Velocity for sure), sit through hour-and-a-half lectures about how one...

Amazon Student App Outdoing College Bookstores

Earlier this week, I got to write about a pretty cool app that is bound to put the whole “But my back hurts from carrying all my textbooks” argument to rest for college students. Thanks to Amazon, students can now...

The New Kid on Campus

When I was a newspaper reporter covering education, among other beats, in Connecticut, one thing was overtly clear to me as I strolled down the hallways, reported on school assemblies and sat in on class presentations: smartphones and iPods have...