Parents as Partners with Student Affairs

Posted by HigherEd Live 07-01-2014 9:50 am


Wednesday, July 9th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive New student orientation season is in full swing on many college and university campuses. While the average age of college-going adults is no longer 1...



What Students Need To Know About Social Media Personal Branding

Posted by CKSyme.com 06-30-2014 7:41 am


The University of Indiana set a precedent recently with the announcement of a comprehensive Student-Athlete Bill of Rights.  The first of its kind, the document lays out a list of benefits to incoming athletes that includes a lifetime degree guarantee, ...



Its All Happening at the iModules #Sizzler14

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-27-2014 3:37 pm


Advancement Live co-host Ryan Catherwood chats with Candice Smith, Events Marketing Manager at iModules about the premier conference event of the summer! #Sizzler14 iModules is a sponsor of Advancement Live. iModules annual user conference, Sizzler, is a...



Tweeter-In-Chief

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-27-2014 11:11 am


Should college presidents tweet Is there value in university leaders blogging Does social media play a role in transparency and approachability Michael Kiser leads this important discussion with guests Michael Stoner of mStoner and Dan Zaiontz of Senec...



Your Summer Social Media Content Easy Button

Posted by CKSyme.com 06-27-2014 8:24 am


For schools, universities, and sports teams, the livin might be easy in the summer, but keeping the social media fans engaged can be a challenge. Sports teams often publish a “year in review feature at the beginning of summer to give fans a chance...



When context gets lost in social media transmission: @FAFSA Twitter Fail & a #highered conference

Posted by College Web Editor 06-27-2014 7:45 am


Stop! We forgot the audience! Nowadays, we rush to keep our social media audience engaged by pushing publishing updates to grab their attention, make them notice our messages and respond to our calls to action (click, click, click). We rush so much that s...



When context gets lost in social media transmission: @FAFSA Twitter Fail & a #hesm conference

Posted by College Web Editor 06-27-2014 7:45 am


Stop! We forgot the audience! Nowadays, we rush to keep our social media audience engaged by pushing publishing updates to grab their attention, make them notice our messages and respond to our calls to action (click, click, click). We rush so much that s...



NEACAC 2014 Annual Meeting & Conference Recap

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-26-2014 10:31 am


In this episode of Admissions Live, host Nicole Lentine recaps #NEACAC2014, the 2014 Annual Meeting & Conference of the New England Association for College Admission Counseling (NEACAC), with guest Eliza Dyer, Senior Admissions Counselor at The Unive...



1-1-1 Book Review: Essentialism, The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg McKeown

Posted by College Web Editor 06-26-2014 7:50 am


Are you sure that more is better I’m fascinated by the world of possibilities we live in – so exciting, so exhilariting and so… exhausting. As I admitted last summer in my book review of Barry Schwartz’s classic book: The Paradox ...



[Infographic] Online Advertising Trends for Higher Education

Posted by .eduGuru 06-24-2014 9:18 am


Thirty-three percent of education-related searches will be performed on a mobile device this year. Seeing those numbers, its hard to ignore the importance of online advertising in higher education. Fathom compiled the following data from its EDU Standard...