June 18, 2004

Teens, Students, Parents and Internet Technology: The Findings of Pew Internet Project

The presentation outlines three main groups, roughly aligned with the constituencies of a college or university website–teens/prospective students, current students and parents–and discusses the online nature, behaviors and beliefs of these groups. Also discussed are specific details about instant messaging, wireless Internet use and readiness, decision-making and regional differences in Internet Use. This presentation was tailored for the Lawlor Group Summer Seminar, an educational meeting of college and small university admissions and administrative professionals.