The Benefits of Consuming a Balanced Media Diet

Posted by Geoff Campbell 05-17-2015 4:12 pm


As I come upon the 9-month mark as the Digital and Social Media Specialist, I’ve thought about how I’ve adjusted to stay up on local news that may affect us from the local giant Main Line Media News Network (Main Line Times, Main Line Suburban...



T Mobile Banks On Competitor Bashing Does It Work

Posted by CKSyme.com 05-15-2015 7:43 am


AdWeek ran a piece yesterday on the brewing Twitter storm over T-Mobiles new hashtag campaign designed to bash Verizon. The hashtag, #NeverSettleForVerizon, has given birth to a number of Verizon testimonials on Twitter and much back and forth banter. It...



Confronting the Stigma of Mental Illness in Student Affairs

Posted by HigherEd Live 05-13-2015 6:17 pm


The movement to bring awareness to mental illness, while important year-round, is particularly relevant during May–Mental Health Awareness Month. Millions of people live with a mental health condition including individuals who work in Student Affair...



Evertrue Community App @FriendsCentral

Posted by Geoff Campbell 05-13-2015 4:37 pm


Soon after we launched our new website, a number of people here at FCS discussed the possibility of a new service we could offer alumni/ae. Leading up to and at Reunion, we shared the FCS Alumni/ae Community App (powered by Evertrue) with reunion classes....



Where will you take your #highered career this summer

Posted by College Web Editor 05-13-2015 7:40 am


Do you know where your higher ed career is going Things move fast for digital professionals working in higher education like you. Change is the name of the game in technology, but also with every new class of freshmen making its way to your campus. When ...



A different take on the #highered website: @UofSC interactive homepages

Posted by College Web Editor 05-12-2015 7:45 am


‘Tis the “caps and gowns” season on higher ed websites Whether your school still uses a carousel, a big hero photo or even a huge background photo, chances are your web homepage will show some caps and gowns this month. Graduation ceremo...



Learn more about WordPress at UBTech

Posted by HighEdWebTech 05-11-2015 2:30 pm


If you're attending this year's UBTech conference, I highly recommend you come to our WordPress SIG. The post Learn more about WordPress at UBTech appeared first on HighEdWebTech.



Is the Future of Volunteerism Digital

Posted by HigherEd Live 05-08-2015 12:49 pm


Andrew Gossen speaks with GiveGab CEO, Charlie Mulligan about the intersection of digital media and volunteerism. Cornell University recently launched an online volunteer management platform, CUVolunteer, with GiveGab. Tune in to learn about using digital...



Marketing, diversity and inclusion in #highered

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 05-07-2015 8:47 pm


On Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, the day before the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, a few of us higher ed types took to Twitter for a (mostly) weekly discussion known as #strategycar. The topic of that day’s chat had to do with how we portray ...



Is a University a Cause

Posted by Alumni Futures 05-07-2015 3:27 pm


I recently came across a podcast (from Achieve). The title caught my attention: University is a Cause. [Scroll down to play the 10 minute podcast, or visit Achieve's Podcast page.] They rightly point out that in the eyes of students and alumni (especially...