CIT staff Jeffery TAY is now a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for his "exceptional contributions to technical communities worldwide". Congratulations, Jeffery!
Edublogger Laura Walker offers nine reasons:
- Together we are better
- Global or local, you choose
- Self-awareness and reflective practice
- Ideas workshop and sounding board
- Newsroom and innovation showcase
- Professional development and critical friends
- Quality-assured searching
- Communicate, communicate, communicate
- Getting with the times has never been so easy!
Indeed, the quality of your Twitter experience can vary widely depending on who you follow. That's an implicit prerequisite which can make or break your Twitter experience.
Here are a few NUS tweeple (twitter people) to follow:
- Aaron Tay, NUS Libraries
- Anand Ramchand, Department of Information Systems
- Choo Zhi Min, Institute of Systems Science
- Elizabeth Koh, Department of Information Systems
- Giorgos Cheliotis, Communications and New Media Programme
- N. Sivasothi, Department of Biological Sciences
Do you know any other NUS staff who Twitter?
NUS librarian Aaron Tay runs a very informative blog called Musing about librarianship. Besides musing, Aaron shares about technology and how the latest developments on the web can be employed by library users.
Besides blogging, Aaron twitters too. Looking at his updates, you wonder when the man goes to sleep!
I stumbled on the NUS Career Center's YouTube channel yesterday. Their channel is a combination of an audio podcast (those are indicated with the NUS Career centre graphic) and on-the-ground coverage of NUS Career Fair 2009.
Besides these departmental channels, NUS also has an official channel on YouTube.
Check them out!