(405) 425-5070

Reading, writing, iPhoning make news

With the headline “Reading, Writing, iPhoning,” a recent news story by Forbes.com reported on back-to-school time for the iPhone.
“When new students walk onto Abilene Christian University’s campus … they will be given T-shirts, orientation packets and either an iPhone or an iPod touch,” the article began.
It continued: “They’re not the only ones. Some, like Oklahoma ChristianUniversity and Tennessee’s Freed-Hardeman University, are pairing thedevices with MacBooks as a student technology package. Others, such asTexas-based Abilene Christian … are promoting the devices as a mobilelearning initiative.”
However, the story didn’t draw a connection that most ChristianChronicle readers would: All three of those universities are associatedwith Churches of Christ, as is Rochester College, which also gaveMacBook laptop computers to its freshman class this fall. The Chroniclereported on the trend in the April issue.

Filed under: Partners Staff Reports

Don’t miss out on more stories like this.

Subscribe today to receive more inspiring articles like this one delivered straight to your inbox twice a month.

Did you enjoy this article?

Your donation helps us not only keep our quality of journalism high, but helps us continue to reach more people in the Churches of Christ community.

Personal Info

Dedicate this Donation

In Honor/Memory of Details

Card Notification Details

Credit Card Info
This is a secure SSL encrypted payment.
Billing Details

Donation Total: $3 One Time