HackCollege Podcast Episode 32: Explosions in the Sky
In a pre-July 4th world, Chris and Kelly podcast from their San Francisco loft amid an early fireworks display.
Topics this week:
- This week’s Rule of Thumb blasts through:
- Inside Higher Ed’s idea that on-campus housing is becoming more popular due to gas prices.
- A high school football top pick is in it for the education, not the sport.
- Microsoft is trying to get cozier to schools in an effort to promote “digital literacy.”
- Chris and Kelly break down Boston College‘s attempt to curb exercise bullemia.
- Rosario slam dunks this week’s Post of the Week with her post about what to do if your Windows XP is too slow.
- Kelly gives the rundown on the scam behind digital textbooks in a manner accidentally akin to Zero Punctuation.
- Chris challenges Kelly to a Twitter contest. Whoever gains the most followers over the next 3 weeks wins! Kelly: 486, Chris: 149
Music this week:
- “Date Game” by Christopher Wade
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