Alumni Engagement Strategy w/ Ryan Catherwood

Posted by HigherEd Live 01-22-2013 8:34 am


Join Ryan Catherwood, Assistant Director for digital communications and social media at Washington and Lee Universitys Alumni Affairs Office, as he discusses alumni engagement strategy with some great guests: Jeff Young, technology editor for The Chronic...



Student Affairs Live Leadership and Technology Panel

Posted by HigherEd Live 01-22-2013 8:21 am


Wednesday, January 23rd at 12:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #SAlive I am very excited to be hosting my first Student Affairs Live Panel of 2013!  Tomorrow, I will be joined virtually via Google Plus On-Air Hangouts, w...



Everyday Analytics in #highered: tools and tips by Tatjana Salcedo (@uvmwebteam) from the University of Vermont

Posted by Higher Ed Analytics 01-22-2013 7:15 am


Tatjana Salcedo, Web Strategist at the University of Vermont is one of the 12 higher ed professionals presenting at the 1st higher ed analytics conference. She is the web strategist and Analytics guru on the University of Vermonts central web team. Tatja...



Review Your 2013 Web Hosting Strategy

Posted by The Higher Ed CIO 01-21-2013 1:37 pm


The new year is still new making it a great time review your current web hosting strategy. Speaking of review, remember when millions of website owners were mystified by the non-appearance of their websites back in September 10 of 2012 … Continue re...



Pleased to meet you: The power of introductions.

Posted by InsideTimsHead 01-21-2013 11:48 am


Seems like I’ve spent quite a bit of time lately introducing people to each other or being introduced to people. And that’s pretty awesome. Whether via Twitterduction (introduction via Twitter), inclusive email or face-to-face, introductions a...



Do We Need Social Media Education in Schools Now

Posted by CKSyme.com 01-21-2013 10:54 am


When I was a junior in high school, my U.S. History teacher was a former government archivist. His teaching style was as dry as unbuttered toast, and his teaching methods were challenging. Memorization. As long as you could recite every important person, ...



Three Paradigms for a Successful Alumni Engagement Strategy

Posted by HigherEd Live 01-21-2013 8:00 am


Alumni engagement is about making stronger alumni under the flag of the university. Our efforts should yield personal and professional success stories and in the process increase school spirit. Successful alums that can equate post-college achievements ba...



#highered and Obama: the first four years

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 01-21-2013 7:33 am


As President Obama prepares for today’s public swearing in of his second term of office, it’s as good a time as any to look back at how higher education has fared under this president’s first term, and to look forward at what might be in...



Everyday Analytics in #highered: tools and tips by Rebecca Bernstein from the University at Buffalo (@UBCommunity)

Posted by Higher Ed Analytics 01-21-2013 6:45 am


Rebecca Bernstein, Digital Strategist at the University at Buffalo, is one of the 12 higher ed professionals presenting at the 1st higher ed analytics conference. Rebecca Bernstein serves as UBs digital strategist and spearheaded the creation of the Univ...



Lessons for Education from Obama's Re-election

Posted by Alumni Futures 01-21-2013 12:01 am


Today's U.S. presidential inauguration reminds me to ask what higher ed advancement might learn from Obama's re-election. It feels a little like deją vu from Obama's first presidential campaign, when many of us wondered whether Blue State Digital's grassr...