Tag Archive: Privacy

Jun 30

Pros of Facebook

Rey Junco

Positive Effects of Social Media Professor Rey Junco has recently come out with an interesting study about social media, focusing specifically Facebook and its effects and implications for student success in college and even beyond. It is refreshing to hear about the positive outcomes of social media, which has become so intertwined with the way we live our …

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Apr 05

Privatus?

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   Privacy (which comes from the Latin word privatus), is the ability of an individual or group to seclude themselves or information about themselves and thereby reveal themselves selectively. Privatus literarily means to be separated from the rest, deprived of something. To me this seems most ironic to want and/or expect privacy when we are using the internet, which …

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