Snake Invasion': Gamifying a century-old #StPats tradition

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 03-02-2015 9:54 am


Every March, some students at our university carry on a century-old tradition called “Snake Invasion,” in which the students pummel plastic snakes with decorative walking sticks called shillelaghs, then bit the heads off the serpents. It’...



SnapChat Early Adopters in #highered: West Virginia University (@WestVirginiaU)

Posted by College Web Editor 03-02-2015 7:39 am


As I explained in the 1st post of this series, SnapChat is really starting to look like a serious contender in the game of communication platforms with college students. Is it time to adopt SnapChat for higher ed institutions As you know, we can learn a ...



SnapChat Early Adopters in #highered: University of Nebraska-Lincoln (@UNLincoln)

Posted by College Web Editor 03-01-2015 3:45 pm
As I explained in the 1st post of this series, SnapChat is really starting to look like a serious contender in the game of communication platforms with college students. Is it time to adopt SnapChat for higher ed institutions As you know, we can learn a ...



K-12 Social Media Policies Needed On Student-Staffer Interactions

Posted by CKSyme.com 03-01-2015 11:01 am
Another warning bell rang this week in the debate on setting K-12 social media policies for how staffers and students interact on digital media.  A study released by a former Department of Education staffer revealed that social media and texting play a la...



Book Review: University Fundraising in Britain by William Squire

Posted by Alumni Futures 02-28-2015 10:16 am


University Fundraising in Britain - A Transatlantic Partnership by William Squire Matador Books (Troubador Publishing Ltd.), 2012 ISBN 978-1784620-097 I recently read the slim paperback University Fundraising in Britain A Transatlantic Partnership by Wi...



Friday Five: Net neutrality edition

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 02-27-2015 9:23 am


In case you missed it — or maybe you were too preoccupied with all of the silly llama drama to notice — the FCC approved net neutrality rules on Thursday. The rules classify Internet providers as public utilities, which means they will be subj...



SnapChat Early Adopters in #highered: University of New Hampshire (@UofNH)

Posted by College Web Editor 02-27-2015 7:45 am


As I explained in the 1st post of this series, SnapChat is really starting to look like a serious contender in the game of communication platforms with college students. Is it time to adopt SnapChat for higher ed institutions As you know, we can learn a ...



LIVE! from Tampa ACPA Convention Preview

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-27-2015 12:22 am


Join hosts Heather Shea Gasser and Tony Doody as they speak with ACPA Convention ChairKristan Skendall, ACPA Executive DirectorCindi Love, and ACPA PresidentKent Porterfield as they discuss some of the exciting initiatives planned this week in Tampa. L...



Student Engagement: A conversation with Kuh & Kinzie

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-27-2015 12:13 am


Focusing on student engagement may be a key to unlocking student success in college and working through the complex puzzle of designing campus systems to best meet the needs of students. In their book, Student Success in College: Creating Conditions that ...



Idea Generator Did It Work

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-27-2015 12:08 am


Following the live Idea Generator Panel Program, join Tony Doody and Heather Shea Gasser with on-stage guests and invited audience members as they discuss the experience and key takeaways from ACPA’s inagural Idea Generator Panel. Did the format gen...