Are any of these students texting? Lisa Klumpp/iStockphoto.com hide caption toggle caption Lisa Klumpp/iStockphoto.com 13.7: Cosmos And Culture Can College Students Resist The Lure Of Facebook, Twitter During Class? August 16, 2012 What's a professor to do when students are more focused on their electronic gadgets than on class? Commentator and William and Mary professor Barbara J. King writes an open letter to students, and issues them a challenge.