Tweeting to Start the New School Year
Students, parents and alumni share move-in day thoughts and experiences via TwitterSeptember 17, 2009 | by Matt Paolelli
As Move-In Day approached, we asked students and parents with Twitter accounts to keep us updated on their experience of the Wildcat Welcome activities. Tweets from incoming students, returning students, parents and alumni flooded the Twitterverse, providing real-time reactions and commentary to the events of the day. Here's what they had to say.
Tweets from Students
Tweets from Parents, Alumni & Others
@troyquezada Ahh! I have just moved into my room! Excitement...
|@eszter: #Northwestern welcomes the new first-year class, fun to watch a new year start|
|@AndrewGothelf Crazy to think this is my last year at #Northwestern. Makes me jealous of the freshmen moving in. Here's to an incredible senior year at NU.|
|@AnyaBeaupre Wish i could live it again- loved frosh year @ Allison Hall... #Northwestern|
|@MEBair Hard to believe our #Northwestern new student move-in experience already over! It was great from start to finish - everyone so nice!|
|@troyquezada After a meeting, headed to another one, then smores on the lake! So, I decided my dorm is the coolest ever. #northwestern||@MEBair Our #Northwestern freshman daughter in good hands at #Medill, where we said goodbye today.|
|@MEBair Glad to be safely back in LA, but miss the energy and enthusiasm of new student week - and our oldest daughter- at #Northwestern.|
|@atz4688 MOVED IN. Getting unpacked. Excited for day of rest tomorrow :) Yay #northwestern||@yellowmoby just returned from moving daughter into Northwestern dorm for freshman year. it will be terrific, I'm sure.|
@Mary_Carol: At Northwestern. New student week here. I think I saw myself :-) but I had a cell phone.
|@troyquezada Already moved in, and thinking bout when I'm gettin outta here...study abroad session :)||@NU_Library Welcome to the many students who have been touring the library today. Come back soon!|
|@troyquezada We done with meetings! Let's hear some tunage :) #northwestern|
|@troyquezada The acapella fest: now there's some hot stuff! Lol|
|@troyquezadaA capella greatness... http://twitgoo.com/3djeo|