US Universities offering social media 'netiquette' training

Interesting news from US universities: The sensitivity of the issue has been reinforced in Maryland and in California, where state legislatures have banned universities from forcing students to disclose their social-media user names, calling that a violation of privacy. "It's extremely complicated, and there are so many nuances relating to free expression and free speech," said Sameer Hinduja, co-director of the Cyberbullying Research Center. "Courts and legislatures are still struggling with these issues." In encouraging…