Cloud Computing: Planning for Success (AIM #3)

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 2:03 pm


Cloud Computing: Planning for Success (AIM #3) presented by Jason Fish (@jasondfish) Manager of Application Programming for Purdue University. This session appeared to be for adults only with a focus on how we can satisfy our users (give them more for the...



No Such Thing As TMI: How to Create a Culture of Sharing

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 1:58 pm


We hear a lot about oversharing in this social media celebrity-mad age. See: Kardashian, Kim and Twitter.  But when it comes to the web and your college community, Donna Talarico of Elizabethtown College argues theres no such thing as Too Much Informatio...



The Future of Higher Ed: A Canary in the Coalmine of Higher Education

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 1:44 pm


Lori Packer has become an online adventurer. Shes taken her torch and wandered into the coal mine of online learning. So far, shes been spared the fate of many a canary. Packer (who in the interest of full disclosure works on Link)  gave attendees an ac...



Reach Out and Touch Someone: Marshall McLuhan and the Tactile Web

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 1:30 pm


Aaron Rester’s session was not a golden nugget you could take home and work with right away (by his own admission). His talk was a more theoretical look at the … the future. The tactile Web means thinking of the Web as something we touch, ...



Securing the Open Source CMS Doesnt Take a Dissertation

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 1:13 pm


We are talking about protecting the brand not just the data. Open source does not mean amateur. Yet open source CMS systems are not designed to keep critical dates secure. Yet there are numerous add ons etc to help meet those needs. Not staying up to date...



I dont have your Ph.D Working with Faculty and the Web

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 12:50 pm


Amanda Costello works at the University of Minnesota and talked about “Ph.d people problems” Faculty are specialists – they do their jobs very very well — and they tend to focus on themselves (their work, their brand, what theyR...



Rethinking the Virtual Tour: An Immersive Experience thats More Than A Map

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 12:46 pm


In Rethinking the Virtual Tour, John-Paul Takats, a Web Analyst with Rochester Institute of Technology Undergraduate Admissions, led us through the development of their virtual tour. Combining video captured using Google’s tricycle mounted street tr...



Everything You Know is Not Quite Right Anymore: Rethinking Best Practices to Respond to the Future (UAD2)

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 12:26 pm


If you’re participating in #heweb12 either in person, or via twitter, the web (Link!), instagram, etc., you already know that people are using a variety of devices — laptops, tablets, smartphones, game consoles, and TVs — to connect to t...



Student Affairs Live Featuring Rey Junco

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-08-2012 11:19 am


Wednesday, October 10th at 12:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #SAlive This Wednesday at 12:00pm EST, I will be sitting down, virtually over Google Plus On-Air Hangouts, with Dr. Rey Junco, Professor in the Department of...



Education: Impacts and Transformations in the Social Media Era

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-08-2012 11:10 am


Presenter: Martha Gabriel is an engineer, postgraduate in Marketing and Design, holds a Master’s Degree in Art and is pursuing a PhD in Art. She is a leader and professor of the Marketing MBA course at HSM Education, and the author of four books, in...