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Scholars Day: April 7, 2010

The Addiction and Influence of Texting

In 2004, The Priory Clinic in West London started treating patients for text-message addiction. A vast number of studies have been conducted which suggests an addictive pattern behavior among younger generations concerning text messaging. In this presentation, the researcher will propose facts and studies about the addiction and influence of texting as a form of communication within society today. She will also present her results from her qualitative and quantitative survey from The College at Brockport student population in which she anticipates an addictive pattern among her target audience.

Presenter: Kelsey Johnson (Undergraduate Student)
Topic: Communication
Location: 127 Hartwell
Time: 2:45 pm (Session IV)