Study Abroad: Trends and Issues in Student Affairs

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-21-2017 5:18 pm


Providing education abroad or study abroad opportunities is one form of international engagement in which many colleges and universities participate. The National Association of International Educators (NAFSA) notes in their Trends report [link] that ea...



#highered book review: A Perfect Mess, by David F. Labaree

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 06-20-2017 9:48 pm


In a 1982 speech, President Ronald Reagan described status quo as a Latin term for “the mess we’re in.” If that’s the case, then David F. Labaree has no problem with the status quo of higher education.  “Why ruin a perfect me...



Lets Talk About LinkedIn

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-19-2017 2:41 pm


What’s new when it comes to using LinkedIn for alumni and student-alumni engagement In this episode of Advancement Live, Kim Brown chats with three LinkedIn power users about the strategies they find are most effective on the world’s largest ...



The Ultimate Brand Strategy Week Playlist

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-18-2017 6:00 pm




It doesnt matter HOW you learned it, you learned it

Posted by HighEdWebTech 06-16-2017 8:34 pm


It doesn't matter if you learned how to code by learning from a book, from a course, or by using a program like Dreamweaver. You learned, and that's the most important thing. The post It doesn’t matter HOW you learned it, you learned it appeared fir...



HighEdWeb 2017: The Web Needs All of Us

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 06-16-2017 2:18 pm


If youre like me, then you probably spent part of your day today creating a new menu element for the provost website template, and part of your day managing your universitys Twitter account. Or maybe youre nothing like me. Instead, youve spent your da...



Mapping Student Mindsets to Your Institutional Brand

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-15-2017 1:27 pm


Student recruitment isnt easy. We have the tools and resources to find, listen to, and engage prospective students online and off. We can reach students. The hard part is ensuring our message, value proposition, and program offerings resonate with the st...



Landmark Ruling in Web Accessibility Case

Posted by Mark Greenfield - Higher Ed Web Consulting 06-15-2017 11:40 am


Earlier this week there was a landmark decision in Florida in a web accessibility case against the grocery store chain Winn-Dixie.  A federal judge ruled that Winn-Dixie violated Title III of the American With Disabilities Act because its website was not ...



How #HigherEd can use the Snapchat Custom Story for social media student takeovers

Posted by College Web Editor 06-15-2017 11:27 am


Social media students takeovers: a best practice in higher ed In my 8-week online course on social media marketing for higher ed, I ask my students – all higher ed professionals – to take over the Higher Ed Experts Instagram or Twitter account...



How #HigherEd can use Snapchat Custom Stories for social media student takeovers

Posted by College Web Editor 06-15-2017 11:27 am


Social media students takeovers: a best practice in higher ed In the 8-week online course on social media marketing for higher ed I teach, I ask my students – all higher ed professionals – to take over the Higher Ed Experts Instagram or Twitte...