Common Sense Leadership When You Dont Feel So Leader-y

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-23-2018 5:20 pm


Every curling match begins with handshakes and teams telling each other “good curling.” Every curling match ends that way. These bookends set the tone for a sport that is high on sportsmanship and, according to Jesse Lavery,  assistant vice pr...



More Than NumbersYour Data Doesnt Need to be Boring

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-23-2018 5:11 pm


Presented by Chris Seek, web and digital design manager at the Office of the University Controller at the University of Colorado Chris Seek sees a lot of numbers in any given day. His challenge, he explained during a HighEdWeb session titled Your Data Do...



12 Social Media Inspiration Sources for #HESM Professionals

Posted by College Web Editor 10-23-2018 11:30 am


Inspiration comes in different forms and shapes. While most higher ed social media professionals often keep a close eye on what early adopters and innovators share on their schools accounts, our audiences interact with many brands, accounts and campaigns...



Tough Topics and New Platforms: Using an Instagram Story to Help Sexual Assault Survivors

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-23-2018 12:49 am


Presented by Jon McBride Sexual assault is a topic that is becoming a larger and larger part of the online conversation, both on college campuses and off. Jon acknowledged that this Instagram story has given him the opportunity to learn more about sexual ...



Techsanity Keynote Manoush Zomorodi asks HighEdWeb attendees to take control of their technology

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-22-2018 11:05 pm


Entrepreneur, author, podcaster, and journalist Manoush Zomorodi is on a mission to make technology more relatable. And she brought it to HighEdWeb in Sacramento. I want to empower people to understand technology to the point where they feel like they ha...



Big Personal News: Returning to Brown University

Posted by Alumni Futures 10-22-2018 9:51 pm


Alumni Futures readers who follow me on Twitter, and those connected to me via LinkedIn may already have seen the big personal news I shared last week: I am thrilled to announce that I am returning to Brown University as Vice President for Alumni Relation...



A people search engine: The power of human-to-human (H2H) marketing in higher ed

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-22-2018 8:59 pm


Presented by Lisa Nguyen and Amy Davis Lisa Nguyen described UC Davis as a “sleeper school, ” meaning that not a lot of people know about the college worldwide, but in California, it’s very popular. Their business school has a young but ...



Can You Do It In The Dark enlightens attendees on social media accessibility.

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-22-2018 7:05 pm


About halfway through Can You Do It In The Dark Making Your Social Media Accessible — by Justin Romack, assistive technology coordinator with the Department of Disability Services at Texas A&M University, and Chris DOrso, associate directo...



Geoffrey Campbell, Tableau Desktop Specialist

Posted by Geoff Campbell 10-19-2018 12:14 pm


Hello, I wanted to share some news. After a lot of learning/practice/studying (and pining for an opportunity like this), I just successfully passed the newly unveiled Tableau Desktop Specialist exam. I first used Tableau in years ago when I was becoming f...



Collegiate Esports

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-18-2018 1:41 am


On this episode of Student Affairs Live, host Tony Doody talks with Brandon Smith, Deborah Grzybowski, Taylor Schrodt, and AJ Dimick to understand and explore the fast changing state of esports on college campuses. Topics include: academic research, gende...