HighEdWeb Announces President, Executive Officers

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 11-16-2017 3:16 pm

The Higher Education Web Professionals Association (HighEdWeb) is pleased to announce the election of a new president and appointment of a new executive committee: President Sven Aas Sven Aas (Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Mass.) has served on the ...

Sneak Peek of the 5th #HigherEd Social Media Conference: #HESM17 Preview Day [Storify] #hesm

Posted by College Web Editor 11-16-2017 12:38 pm

Practice Makes Perfect I’ve spent most the day yesterday in rehearsals with 12 speakers of the Higher Ed Social Media Conference scheduled Nov 29, 2017 – an event that is now almost sold out. This preview day is a fantastic opportunity for all...

Trends, Benefits and Challenges: University-Community Relationships

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-13-2017 10:04 pm

On this episode of Student Affairs Live, host Tony Doody talks with Beth  Bagwell (Executive Director of the International Town & Gown Association), Dilnavaz Camato (Department Manager for Student Life’s Off-Campus and Commuter Student Services ...

Social media in higher education: its OK to fail

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 11-10-2017 1:38 pm

Audio from a podcast interview that I did with the Efficiency Exchange back in April at Jisc‘s DigiFest event. I had a cold, hence the reason why my voice is a bit off. Hope you enjoy this quick clip.

Enrollment Growth Hero

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 11-10-2017 1:11 pm

If you’re interested in all things related to university enrollment, admissions, and recruitment, I would recommend reading the Enrollment Growth Playbook from Helix Education. Here’s my take on the playbook from earlier this year: The Enrollm...

Marketing to Students in a Multimedia Landscape

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-09-2017 7:32 pm

In this new media age, marketing strategies require more than traditional modes of storytelling. And social media engagement requires integrating a variety of media across multiple channels. During this webinar, Heather Eidson will share best practices in...

Top 5 reasons to submit a proposal for the 2018 #highered Analytics Conference by Nov 29, 2017

Posted by Higher Ed Analytics 11-09-2017 12:30 pm

Looking for great presentations for the 2018 Higher Ed Analytics Conference (Feb 14, 2018) Welcoming hundreds of participants from more than 70 different institutions based in the US, Canada and Australia last February, the 5th edition of the Higher Ed An...

Improving Your International Recruitment Strategy

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-08-2017 2:24 pm

56% of higher education institutions will struggle to meet recruitment targets due to visa/travel restrictions, according to the recent Global Higher Education Survey conducted by TERMINALFOUR. Colleges that are able to adapt to quickly shifting political...

Is your site scaring off Gen Z

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-08-2017 1:00 pm

What you put on your website may not be what your users want a speaker at HighEdWeb 2017 shared with an unsurprised audience of higher education web professionals. The leadership team wants to share the schools guiding philosophy; your visitors may wan...

Ten Steps for Writing Content that Sells

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-08-2017 1:00 pm

Colleges and universities rarely approach content writing from a sales perspectiveyet thats exactly what youre trying to do: Turn prospective students into actual enrollees. Expert sales trainer Richard Harris suggests the following steps to engage you...