Elon University

A vision for the future

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Name: Bethany Swanson

From: North Carolina

Bio: Student

Area of Expertise: Author/Editor/Journalist

Topic: Global Relationships/Politics

Headline: Accessibility of information

Nutshell: Information will be accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Constant connectivity.


There will be a constant flow of information to individuals. So much so that there is a certain level of inundation. Homogenization of sources will allow speed and access, but will also limit or eliminate competition of that information.

Date Submitted: October 11, 2008