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Is anyone else going to Confab Higher Ed in New Orleans next week? They did a great job when it was in Atlanta 2 years ago. 
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First time for me too!
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The Thrashers/Jets are now the only franchise in history of the modern NHL (post-Original Six) to have never won a playoff game. Go Blue Jackets! 
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My boy talking about the Stanley Cup and Zdeno Chara.

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The things you find in the woods. This is upstream from the Roswell Mill dam on Big Creek. The water in the creek looks nasty.
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Has anyone in this group done anything with Ellucian Go? Our school is looking into it and I'm curious about how it has been deployed elsewhere.
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Generally speaking, Ellucian is somewhat skeptical. As for your question, I've heard it mentioned by our IT folks, but we haven't looked into it too much, probably because we haven't developed our student portal. I imagine we'll look into it more, when we develop our student portal. 
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These guys are great, and their new album is streaming free today. Give it a listen.
“My Friends”, the new album from Charlottetown indie-rockers Paper Lions, is set for release on August 20, 2013 via the band’s own label imprint, Fountain Pop Records. The 10-song collection, recorded with acclaimed Canadian indie-rock producer Howard Redekopp (Tegan and Sara, The New Pornographers, Mother Mother) captures a Polaroid of Prince Edward Island twenty-some years ago. Stories of love and pain, childish fights, best friends, beaches an...
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I'm Ben Wright, Digital Communications Specialist for the Georgia Tech College of Engineering. I manage our social media accounts and serve as a resource for the eight engineering schools within the College.
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Thanks for the welcome. And yes Shawn. it's worth it to drive around Atlanta instead of through. Friday rush hour goes from 3-7, and it's worse if the Braves are at home.
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More pictures from the hike.
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Amazing - looks tropical... mind you anywhere looks tropical compared the Vancouver #bummersummer
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Canadian by birth, Southern by choice. Former hockey writer/marketer now working in higher education. Canadian and American dual citizen.
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I manage the social media accounts of the Georgia Tech College of Engineering, among other things.
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I've lived in 4 provinces and 2 states.
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