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We’re seeing lots of interesting uses of social media out there. Our Lab is packed full of examples but for now we’ll share another 5 with you. Hopefully they’ll inspire you in your own thinking.

One: The Social Council


Many institutions are exploring ways of getting more people involved in their social platforms. Boston College look to have gone that extra yard and then some. There’s the Social Media Council, encouraging anyone to get involved in activity, and a fantastic website that reports on the latest campaigns, explains the latest technology developments and reaches out to engage with staff and students. It’s here you can read how the college quickly set up MBA Google Hangouts to offer future business students a chance to virtually sample the college – after the Boston bombings prevented international students from flying in to visit in April this year. It’s also here that you can…

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