The Role of Higher Education in Advancing the UNs Global Goals

Posted by HigherEd Live 11-07-2018 11:00 am


I recently returned from the Association for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education conference where the theme was Global Goals: Rising to the Challenge. Adopted by the worlds governments in September 2015, the UNs 17 Global Goals (known as...



Get ready for 2019 with the #HigherEd Social Media Online Conference #hesm

Posted by College Web Editor 11-05-2018 12:24 pm


Has everybody on your team gone to a conference this year Whether it’s for budget reasons, lack of time or even family matters, it’s not always possible to get everybody to fly across the country to attend one of the great higher ed conferenc...



Are You Up For the Challenge

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-29-2018 4:59 pm


The 2018 AMA Symposium for the Marketing of Higher Education is right around the corner. Will BVK and mStoner see you in Orlando This year mStoner and BVK, are teaming up and looking for a challenge. That’s right they’re giving you 30 minut...



Heres How to Make Conflict Productive

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-25-2018 8:20 pm


Mike Powers wants you to use your imagination. Picture this, he started his best-of-track session titled “If They Would Just Listen to Us.” The phone rings in a busy office. The person answers. A professor is on the line. He has a picture o...



Sir Ken Robinson: Leading a Culture of Innovation

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-25-2018 8:13 pm


“You find something in your life that interests you, and then you pursue it.” -Sir Ken Robinson Ken didn’t think he would ever find himself in education. He began his closing keynote by asking the audience, “how many of you wished ...



Attention techies: We want YOU

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-25-2018 8:07 pm


If youre a WordPress wizard, Git guru, CiviCRM seer or JavaScript Jedi, we want YOU to apply for a HighEdWeb Technical Committee part-time volunteer position. The time commitment for these positions is about three hours per month and the work includes at...



Big Time Giving Day Tactics for Small Budgets

Posted by HigherEd Live 10-25-2018 5:23 pm


You dont need a large team or a huge budget to plan and execute a successful giving day for your institution. All it takes is some creative thinking and a bit of strategy to learn how to maximize your resources to achieve fundraising success. Join Mirko ...



Mermaids, magic and the myth of us vs. them: A quick #heweb18 overview

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-25-2018 12:43 pm


Its perhaps an apt metaphor that one of our favorite stops during the recent HighEdWeb Conference in Sacramento (aka #heweb18) was the nightly mermaid shows at a place called Dive Bar. Because, in a way, higher ed communicators find themselves in the mer...



Optimizely X Web Foundations Certification

Posted by Geoff Campbell 10-25-2018 11:57 am


Hi, Just wanted to share that I earned the “Optimizely X Web Foundations Certification“. This certificate indicates that I have “a fundamental understanding of how to use the Optimizely X Web product, including how to setup your account,...



Diversity on Higher Education Websites

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-24-2018 5:33 pm


Presented by Scott Olivieri. Session details. Presentation slides. This session will be uncomfortable, but we have to talk about it, Scott Olivieri said as a preface to his HighEdWeb 2018 presentation. Titled Diversity on Higher Education Websites, Ol...