The Miami Herald

Promise rings? Nah, just Facebook

Posting Comments and Breakups on Networking Websites has Become College Students’ Digital Equivalent of Promise Rings and Pinning

The Miami Herald, July 6, 2007


First pins, then promise rings. Now students post their relationships on social networking sites to make it official.

Stephanie Tershakovec, 20, an upcoming senior at the University of Miami, has been dating Daniel Mullane for more than two years — you can find them on, with Tershakovec’s and Mullane’s profiles linked to one another.