Elon uses app to help students get jobs

Posted on: April 21, 2015 | By: Megan Porter | Filed under: Tech Tips

Once a semester, the Student Professional Development Center (SPDC) hosts the Job & Internship Expo for students to interact with companies about potential internship and employment opportunities. On March 12, 2015, around 80 employers represented their companies from all over the country in Alumni Gym. Almost 900 students attended this semester’s expo. With this many …

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Graphic design: Say goodbye to Paint, say hello to Canva

Posted on: March 1, 2015 | By: Stephanie Bedard | Filed under: Instructional Technologies, Writing with Thumbs

Have you ever wondered where that inspiring quote on Instagram,  that catchy Facebook event banner, or the pretty Pinterest post came from? There’s a chance these designs might have been created using Canva, a graphic design app for iPads. Experimenting with Canva was my first journey into the wide, wide world of graphic design. I wasn’t …

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FitStar: The fitness app for those on-the-go

Posted on: December 4, 2014 | By: Aurora Albi-Mercier | Filed under: Writing with Thumbs

With Thanksgiving now behind us, and the holidays right around the corner, I thought that I’d take a deeper look into fitness apps this month. I feel like blogs are a place for honesty, so here’s the honest truth… I can’t workout by myself for the life of me.  Call me unmotivated or uninspired, but every …

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Tech I can’t live without: Joe Incorvia

Posted on: September 25, 2014 | By: Casey Brown | Filed under: Productivity

Student Government Association’s Executive President. Biochemistry major. Brother of Sigma Phi Epsilon. Senior Joe Incorvia has a lot of roles on campus, and with those roles comes a very hectic schedule. That is why Joe Incorvia can’t live without Sunrise. What is Sunrise? Sunrise is a calendar application that syncs all your calendars into one place. By …

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