A new Twitter list for #highered news junkies

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 03-23-2017 6:08 pm

Are you interested in getting the latest news from journalists and news outlets that specialize in higher education If so, I’ve got a list for you. I’ve created a Twitter list called Highered-news that aggregates tweets from higher ed news or...

Rethinking Alumni Student Mentor Programs

Posted by HigherEd Live 03-22-2017 6:00 am

I was in Australia a few weeks ago for CASE Asia-Pacific. While there, I gave a workshop on alumni relations and career services collaboration. Towards the end of the session, I was asked for my opinion on mentor programs. I took a deep breath and shared ...

WPCampus Partner Post: Creating meaningful editorial experiences with the WordPress REST API

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 03-21-2017 2:15 am

WPCampus will hold its second annual in-person conference July 14-15, 2017 in Buffalo, NY. The WPCampus community, a gathering of web professionals, educators and people dedicated to the confluence of WordPress in higher education. They are producing site...

Help @karinejoly make a digital analytics roadmap

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 03-20-2017 1:42 pm

If you’re into digital analytics, here’s your chance to help build a roadmap for yourself and other analytics aficionados. Karine Joly of CollegeWebEditor fame is asking the higher ed community for help in creating what she calls, in a recent ...

Avoiding spring burnout

Posted by HigherEd Live 03-19-2017 11:57 pm

Its no secret that spring can be one of the busiest windows of time in the admissions cycle. Between spring break visits, yield events, spring recruitment travel, and all the while mentally maintaining two different classes, its easy to find ourselves a...

Contested Issues Debate Live from Columbus, Ohio

Posted by HigherEd Live 03-19-2017 7:56 pm

About the Session Tuesday, March 28, 2017 4:45PM-6:00PM Batelle Grand Greater Columbus Convention Center Higher Ed Live: Contested Issues Recording: watch.higheredlive.com Join Student Affairs Live co-hosts Heather Shea and Tony Doody as they moderate six...

Learning and Connecting on the Go How Mobile Technologies are Changing Higher Education

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 03-17-2017 3:37 pm

We sleep next to them. We carry them around with us wherever we go. We use them for social interaction, classroom polls, information gathering, navigation, entertainment, translation, coursework, payments, augmented reality (AR), research, virtual reality...

You should speak at HighEdWeb 2017, and yes Im talking to you

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 03-17-2017 3:25 pm

Everyone else reading this article thinks I am talking to them, but theyre wrong. Im actually talking to you. Hello! Its great to see you. May I say you are looking spiffy today is that a new jacket I just wanted to make sure

Friday Five: Marketing mix edition

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 03-17-2017 1:59 pm

Some recent news and views of interest to marketers: The ad-supported internet: a $1 trillion impact. A recent study commissioned by the Internet Advertising Bureau takes a look at how the ad-supported internet contributes to the U.S. economy. Marketing D...

Mastering Facebook Live

Posted by HigherEd Live 03-16-2017 6:53 pm

Facebook Live allows anyone with a phone to broadcast in real time to the world.  While it’s easy to connect, its not necessarily easy to produce content that connects with your audiences.  In this episode, Nick Persac, University of Texas at Austi...