Want to get your #highered team fired up about content Register for the #HEC15 conference (April 15)

Posted by College Web Editor 03-04-2015 7:25 am


Are you in Content Strategy Hell If you are, you’re in good company with almost everybody else working on digital content in higher education. Think about it. With its different audiences, goals and content authors, there is indeed a special place ...



SnapChat Early Adopters in #highered: Eastern Kentucky University Admissions (@EKUStories)

Posted by College Web Editor 03-03-2015 7:30 am


As I explained in the 1st post of this series, SnapChat is really starting to look like a serious contender in the game of communication platforms with college students. Is it time to adopt SnapChat for higher ed institutions As you know, we can learn a ...



Snake Invasion': Gamifying a century-old #StPats tradition

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 03-02-2015 9:54 am


Every March, some students at our university carry on a century-old tradition called “Snake Invasion,” in which the students pummel plastic snakes with decorative walking sticks called shillelaghs, then bit the heads off the serpents. It’...



SnapChat Early Adopters in #highered: West Virginia University (@WestVirginiaU)

Posted by College Web Editor 03-02-2015 7:39 am


As I explained in the 1st post of this series, SnapChat is really starting to look like a serious contender in the game of communication platforms with college students. Is it time to adopt SnapChat for higher ed institutions As you know, we can learn a ...



SnapChat Early Adopters in #highered: University of Nebraska-Lincoln (@UNLincoln)

Posted by College Web Editor 03-01-2015 3:45 pm


As I explained in the 1st post of this series, SnapChat is really starting to look like a serious contender in the game of communication platforms with college students. Is it time to adopt SnapChat for higher ed institutions As you know, we can learn a ...



K-12 Social Media Policies Needed On Student-Staffer Interactions

Posted by CKSyme.com 03-01-2015 11:01 am


Another warning bell rang this week in the debate on setting K-12 social media policies for how staffers and students interact on digital media.  A study released by a former Department of Education staffer revealed that social media and texting play a la...



Book Review: University Fundraising in Britain by William Squire

Posted by Alumni Futures 02-28-2015 10:16 am


University Fundraising in Britain - A Transatlantic Partnership by William Squire Matador Books (Troubador Publishing Ltd.), 2012 ISBN 978-1784620-097 I recently read the slim paperback University Fundraising in Britain A Transatlantic Partnership by Wi...



Friday Five: Net neutrality edition

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 02-27-2015 9:23 am


In case you missed it — or maybe you were too preoccupied with all of the silly llama drama to notice — the FCC approved net neutrality rules on Thursday. The rules classify Internet providers as public utilities, which means they will be subj...



SnapChat Early Adopters in #highered: University of New Hampshire (@UofNH)

Posted by College Web Editor 02-27-2015 7:45 am


As I explained in the 1st post of this series, SnapChat is really starting to look like a serious contender in the game of communication platforms with college students. Is it time to adopt SnapChat for higher ed institutions As you know, we can learn a ...



LIVE! from Tampa ACPA Convention Preview

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-27-2015 12:22 am


Join hosts Heather Shea Gasser and Tony Doody as they speak with ACPA Convention ChairKristan Skendall, ACPA Executive DirectorCindi Love, and ACPA PresidentKent Porterfield as they discuss some of the exciting initiatives planned this week in Tampa. L...