Yik Yak News and Updates

The Yik Yak app has become the most popular app on college campuses throughout the United States. This resource will document some of the student newspapers that have written articles on the app. If you have any news or app updates on Yik Yak please feel free to reach out to me at jwojdylo@gmail.com and I will highlight them below.

September 2014

Yik Yak Gains in Popularity with UCF Students – Central Florida Future (UCF)

Vermont College Blocks Yik Yak – USA Today

New Social Media App Yik Yak Reaches Campus – The Oakland Post (Oakland University)

Social App Being Used in Unintended Ways – ABC 17 News (Columbia, Missouri)

Norwich University Blocks Yik Yak – WCAX.com

Social Media App Yik Yak Continues to Draw Controversy and Praise – The Daily Cardinal (University of Wisconsin Madison)

Social Media App Expands Student Communication – The Technician (North Carolina State University)

Alabama Students Were Never in Danger – Al.com (University of Alabama)

Yik Yak Has 100,000 Active Users As of 9/11/2014 – The Oswegonian (SUNY Oswego)

The Dont’s That Freshman Do – Cistern Yard (College of Charleston)

Eagles Join the Heard – The Heights (Boston College)

Yik Yak Soars in Popularity Among Students – The Spartan (San Jose State University)

QuinnipiYAK’s Latest Social Media Trend – The Quinnipiac Chronicle (Quinnipiac University)

Anonymous App’s Popularity Increases on Campus – The Daily Reveille (LSU – Louisiana State University)

Nudes and Yik Yak in a Desensitized Culture – The Observer (Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s)

Protests Spark Social Media Reaction – The Murray State News (Murray State University)

Yaks Highlight CSU’s Issues – The Creightonian (Creighton University)

What’s All the Yak About? – The Skidmore News (Skidmore College)

New App Lets Users ‘Yak’ Anonymously – The Eastern Progress (Eastern Kentucky University)

What Parents Should Know About Yik Yik – Pix11 (New York)

Concerns Over Popular Yik Yak App – The Elm (Washington College)

Yik Yak Spells Trouble for Elon Students – The Pendulum (Elon University)

Let’s Talk About Sex – The Chronicle (Duke University)

Yik Yak Breeds Rumors and Cyberbullying – Daily Trojan (USC – University of Southern California)

The Best and Worst Places to Give Birth on Campus – The Oklahoma Daily (Oklahoma University)

Student Voices: Yik Yak – Daily Nebraskan (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Yorktown Teen Arrested After School Threat on Yik Yak – Lohud Journal News (Yorktown High School)

What NYU Students Are Saying on Yik Yak – NYU Local (NYU)

Scooter Boy, Balloon Possum and the Magic of Yik Yak – The Baily Beacon (University of Tennessee)

Yik Yak Acts as Anonymous Twitter – The Quad (West Chester University)

Yik Yak Makes Me Want to Yak – The Charger Bulletin (University of New Haven)

Yik Yak Remains Large Presence on Campus – Old Gold & Black (Wake Forest University)

Yik Yak’s App Herd Expands at UNC – The Daily Tar Heel (University of North Carolina)


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