Archive for the ‘Statistics’ Category

I came across this infographic from Mashable via Hackcollege. It is worth some time. The world around us is becoming more connected and the cell phone / smart phone is playing a very big role. This infographic gives a great picture of how ‘connected’ college students are to their cell phones. You can find the article HERE. What are you thoughts?

BTW: Mashable is a great website/blog to follow for staying up with all things tech. I don’t know much about HackCollege.

UPDATE: Here is another interesting infographic on College web use. See it HERE.

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A came across this article today on MASHABLE. This site is a great place to keep up with what’s happening in the world of technology. This article deals with collegiates and their use of technology. Take a look at it HERE.

Stress is not an uncommon thing for any student or non-student for that matter. But is the amount of stress increasing and are students dealing with more in their lives today (than say a generation ago) creating more emotional and mental stability issues? Some would think so. I would tend to agree.

I have honestly referred more kids to counselors this school year than any year previous. I predict I will continue to see this.

One word the Huffington Post article issues best describes what I am seeing – “Overwhelmed.” Here is the ARTICLE. Take a look and let me know what you think. There are related post at the bottom of the article (I have not read them yet.) They might be worth taking a look at as well.

What are you seeing among the student population you work with?

Here is another article on how Gen Y’ers will impact the world today. Interesting read. Find the article HERE

Here are some interesting statistics on American Freshman. You can find the link here.

What are your thoughts?