MacEwan students hunt for tweets around west-end campus

MacEwan Centre for the Arts and Communications

By Karen Unland

EDMONTON — Journalism students at MacEwan’s Centre for the Arts and Communication in west Edmonton participated in an international Twitter scavenger hunt from Jan. 23 to 30.

The exercise not only taught them a little more about the journalistic uses of Twitter and curation powers of Storify, but also led them to learn more about campuses all over the world. Journalism classes all over the United States, in Egypt and in Spain are participating in the scavenger hunt, which continues this week. Follow it on Twitter here.

Here is a collection of their work, compiled through Storify, a social media curation tool: