Monthly Archives: October 2011

Bill Richardson Says Internet is Vital to Democracy

Last night, former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson came to Purdue to talk about the challenges of US Foreign Policy in the 21st Century. He did an overview of many of the conflicts and challenges all around the world. He … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Questions and Fears, Social Sciences, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Brendan Shanahan uses Social Media for Player Safety in the NHL

Growing up, one of my favorite hockey players was Brendan Shanahan. He was a great NHL player who won 3 Stanley Cups with the Detroit Red Wings in the late 1990s and early 2000s. After retiring from playing in 2009, … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Personal Reflections, Uncategorized | 2 Comments

SNL Critiques Internet Culture

Last weekend, SNL had a sketch that was relavent to the TECH 621 discussion on identity this past week. Here’s the sketch on Hulu. As silly as the ending was to this sketch was, I think the larger point is … Continue reading

Posted in Commentary, Humor, Links, Social Sciences, Uncategorized | 1 Comment