Mobile Game Turns College Tours.Orientations into Scavenger HuntsThe Chronicle of Higher Education | Innovations in e-Learning | Scoop.it

Dartmouth offers self-guided tours using SCVNGR mobile app. "The company is one of several location-based services — including Foursquare, Facebook Places, and Gowalla — that are vying to help colleges take advantage of mobile devices like smartphones and tablets. Foursquare popularized the idea that people could check in with their phones to tell other people where they are."