March 7, 2008
The Digital Limits of 'In Loco Parentis'
Colleges avert gaze from students' posts on social-network sites
Being rowdy and impulsive is a time-honored tradition among college students. Documenting that behavior online is a recent phenomenon that still vexes administrators.
They know what to do with a drunken student. But what about a Facebook photo of a seemingly drunken student?
Some colleges have reacted with strict discipline. Two years ago, officials at Millersville University of Pennsylvania discovered a