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New Study: How CRMs Are Shaping Higher Education

New Study: How CRMs Are Shaping Higher Education

The American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers (AACRAO) released a new report today about the use of Constituent Relationship Management systems (CRMs) in higher education to support full lifecycle management. Lifecycle management is a practice near and dear to our hearts here at Higher Ed Live, where we strive to break down institutional silos that […]

Social Media Gold - Top 10 List

Social Media Gold – Top 10 List

Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Host Ashley Budd speaks with Keith Hannon, Associate Director of Social Media Strategy at Cornell University. Tune in as Ashley and Keith count down the 2014 Social Media Gold Top 10 List. Join the broadcast LIVE and participate in the discussion on […]

Social Media and Web at University of Florida

Social Media and Web at University of Florida

Alternate Title: Three Amigos at Work for the Gator Good Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Host Ashley Budd speaks with Todd Sanders, Director of Social Media at University of Florida, Bruce Floyd, Social Media Manager for the UF Athletic Association and Jeff Stevens, Assistant Web Manager […]

Student Perceptions and the State of Ed Tech

Student Perceptions and the State of Ed Tech

Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Findings show 59% of students who don’t code would like to learn but haven’t had the opportunity. Join Ashley Budd as she speaks with StudyMode researchers who have just released the results of a Student Psyche Report on students and computer […]

Higher Ed Info: The Importance of IA in UX

Higher Ed Info: The Importance of IA in UX

Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive How do we organize our information for our audiences? Fran Zablocki and Nick DeNardis join host Ashley Budd to discuss the importance of information architecture (IA) for an optimized user experience (UX). Join the broadcast LIVE and participate in the discussion on […]

Harnessing World Events

Harnessing World Events

Tuesday, July 7, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Ashley Budd and Kim Brown discuss the link between the World Cup, social engagement, and your university.

2014 Work Hacks

2014 Work Hacks

Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Want to get more out of your work day? There’s an app for that. Regardless of where you sit in your institution, technology has infiltrated and impacted almost every aspect of our work days. Let’s sort through the clutter, get beyond disruption […]

Content Strategy - Unicorns and Real Talk

Content Strategy – Unicorns and Real Talk

Content strategy experts unite to discuss strategy for internal web governance and external media production. Host Ashley Budd speaks with Ahava Leibtag, President of Aha Media Group, Mike Petroff, Digital Content Strategist at Harvard and Sarah Maxell Crosby, Web Content Strategist at Dartmouth during this content strategy panel.

LIVE from #CASEsmc!

LIVE from #CASEsmc!

Host Ashley Budd interviews faculty, speakers and conference chair, Keith Hannon, live from the CASE Social Media and Community Conference in Marina Del Rey, California.

Communicating Value in Higher Ed

Communicating Value in Higher Ed

Host Ashley Budd welcomes writer, speaker and author of College (Un)Bound, Jeff Selingo to Higher Ed Live to discuss communicating value to prospective students and families, current students and alumni.

Dispelling Higher Ed Myths & Getting Back to What Works

Dispelling Higher Ed Myths & Getting Back to What Works

Host Ashley Budd welcomes Seth Odell back to Higher Ed Live to discuss how individuals will shape the future of higher education. Tune in as they kick off the year by setting the record straight.

A New Year for Higher Ed Live

A New Year for Higher Ed Live

New hosts. New schedule. New year.

Instagram and Current Student Stories

Instagram and Current Student Stories

In this episode of Admissions Live, guest host Meg Bernier is joined by her student team- Kelly Appenzeller, Jake Hurlbut, Madison Wilcox, Lexi Williams, Ryan Karklin and Ben Woodbury. Tune in for their discussion about student generated content and their recent Instagram project.

Application Completion

Application Completion

In this episode of Admissions Live, guest host Nicole Lentine chats with Kathleen Lueckeman, Senior Director of Customer Relationship Management and Graduate Admissions Director at Wayne State University about the challenge of application completion in admissions.

Content Strategy Roundtable

Content Strategy Roundtable

In this episode of Admissions Live, host Ashley Budd leads a content strategy roundtable with panelists Ma’ayan Plaut, Ron Bronson and Tanner Newcomb who are fresh off the conference circuit.

Admissions Pros in Web Roles

Admissions Pros in Web Roles

In this episode of Admissions Live, guest host Chris D’Orso chats with Colleen Brennan-Barry, Vice President of the Higher Ed Web Professionals association.

How to Livestream Admissions Events

How to Livestream Admissions Events

In this episode of Admissions Live, host Ashley (Hennigan) Budd presents livestreaming considerations, logistics and production for college admissions events.

Common App 4 Round Table

Common App 4 Round Table

Ashley (Hennigan) Budd hosts an Admissions Live round table discussion about the application process for 2014, how information technology has changed the business and what we need to do to make the experience better for everyone. Joining the show are Rick Clark, Director of Admission at Georgia Institute of Technology, Jacki Murphy, Director of Undergraduate […]

Google+ for Admissions

Google+ for Admissions

Ashley (Hennigan) Budd hosts Admissions Live with guest Cara Rousseau, Manager of Digital and Social Media Strategy for Duke University. Tune in as they discuss the Google+ platform and its uses in college admissions.

LinkedIn and College Admissions

LinkedIn and College Admissions

College admissions offices have widely accepted the role of social media in recruitment and yield strategies. Of the myriad of public social networking tools available, the three big players in college admissions have been Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. Pinterest and Google+ have been experimented with, and other platforms like Instagram, Vine and Tumblr have played […]

NACAC 2013 Recap

NACAC 2013 Recap

Ashley (Hennigan) Budd returns to host Admissions Live with guest Chris Harris, Senior Assistant Director of Admissions at Marlboro College and first-timer to NACAC. Tune in as they discuss this year’s annual conference for the National Association for College Admission Counseling.

Non-cognitive Values and Application Reading

Non-cognitive Values and Application Reading

Nicole Lentine guest hosts this episode of Admissions Live with Ashley Gunn, Admissions Counselor at University of Vermont. Tune in as they discuss tips and tricks for identifying non-cognitive values in applicants, an important professional skill.

NACAC '13 Preview

NACAC ’13 Preview

Ashley Hennigan co-hosts this episode of Admissions Live with Nicole Lentine. Tune in as they discuss tips and tricks for navigating this year’s annual conference for the National Association for College Admission Counseling held in Toronto, Canada.

The Pressure is On: Changes in Higher Ed Enrollment

The Pressure is On: Changes in Higher Ed Enrollment

On this episode of Admissions Live, guest host Nicole Lentine is joined by Beth Wolfe, Director of Recruitment at Marshall University, to discuss changes in the higher education landscape, and how this has impacted enrollments over the last year.