Missed the #heweb14 conference Check this selection of slides, posts & resources

Posted by College Web Editor 10-22-2014 8:33 am


I didn’t make it to the HighEdWeb Conference this year, but I did follow the backchannel on Twitter & read all the posts about the conference sessions published by the excellent team of bloggers from LINK, the journal of the HighEdWeb Associatio...



KaratEmail: Putting a nail in FormMails coffin

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-22-2014 12:28 am


A catalyst for change: Hundreds of forms were attacked, tens of thousands of emails were sent, email accounts were overwhelmed and shut down, and business processes ground to a halt. On one cold February morning our Web team discovered that the our good f...



That IS your problem! Creating a collaborative campus

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 8:13 pm


That IS your problem! Creating a collaborative campus Presenter: Corie Martin – Western Kentucky University One isnt always the loneliest number. Corie Martin of Western Kentucky University notes that, if youre a department of one at a college or ...



Centralized or Decentralized: The Hybrid Social

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 8:08 pm


On some campuses, there are silos between departments. Ok wait, on pretty much every campus there’s silos. We’ve all been there, as has Chris Barrows from NYU. He’s not only dealing with the silos on his campus, but the multiple academic...



Centralized or Decentralized: The Hybrid Social Media Approach

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 8:08 pm


On some campuses, there are silos between departments. Ok wait, on pretty much every campus there’s silos. We’ve all been there, as has Chris Barrows from NYU. He’s not only dealing with the silos on his campus, but the multiple academic...



Beyond The Screen

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 6:33 pm


Working in highered means that we have many different audiences to support and dozens of stories to tell. Sitting at your desk stagnates your ability to effectively talk to these groups. Amanda Smith from Illinois State University wants highered professio...



Your Website is the Next Social Medium

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 6:15 pm


Personalization is becoming pervasive in our society. Its time for higher ed to start thinking about their websites that way too, says Bob Jones Universitys Peter Anglea. Jones told his audience during his presentation Your Website is the Next Social M...



Words of Wisdom from 100 Tech Savvy Students

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 5:20 pm


Congratulations to Erin Callahan and Nick Jensen from NYU on their Red Stapler presentation in the Technology in Education track! View the presentation slides. Session Details Taken right from NYU’s culture code, Erin explained that “we are a ...



Human at Work; Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and and Get Better at My Job

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 3:18 pm


We’re going to move fast, but don’t worry. Everything’s online at bit.ly/HumanAtWork. It has a great number of resources in book form and app form to help with productivity, and ways to be 100% Human. Dave did what many presenters do. Ta...



Mix it up! The art of remixing content #mpd2

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 3:14 pm


It was a full house in Skyline II for Conny Leigls session, “Mix it up! The art of remixing content,” so much so that this Link blogger had to take notes by hand you cant laptop it up without a lap. Leigl is a senior designer for web, grap...