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The Shorty Interview
with WVU Mountaineers

What are six things you could never do without?
gold, blue, the Mountaineer statue, Woodburn Hall, the "Let's Go...Mountaineers!" cheer, and West Virginia pepperoni rolls
What's your favorite Twitter app?
Twitter or Facebook?
What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?
Let’s Go Mountaineers! and Once a Mountaineer, Always a Mountaineer!
Terms you wish would start trending on Twitter right now?
What's the most interesting connection you've made through Twitter?
WVU fans from all over the world, some of whom never attended WVU but just love the Mountaineers.
Hashtag you created that you wish everyone used?
Didn’t create it, but #MountaineerNation is pretty sweet.
What inspires you to tweet?
Fun WVU photos, student/alumni success stories, news & contests from our dept/college/school Twitter accounts.
Ever get called out for tweeting too much?
Who do you admire most for his or her use of Twitter?
@WVUAlumniAssoc starts great conversations. @wvuevents does a fantastic job promoting events & gives away lots of freebies. (eh hem...*hint*)
How do you decide what to tweet?
I look for campus news and interesting photos that appeal to our varied audience of current students, alumni, employees & fans.
Why'd you start tweeting?
To keep #MountaineerNation informed - in 140 characters or less.
What are some big Twitter faux pas?
Automatically sending Facebook posts to Twitter where the character limit mangles your message.

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