Student Affairs

Diversity: Rhetoric to Reality

Diversity: Rhetoric to Reality

Wednesday, November 19th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive   Ask 10 people for a definition of diversity and you may get ten different answers. When values and concepts are difficult to define, measuring them can be elusive. At a recent B1G, PAC10, BIG12 union and activities directors conference, Marsha Herman-Betzen, the Executive Director for the Association […]

Reframing Disability Identity on Campus

Reframing Disability Identity on Campus

Wednesday, November 5th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive If student affairs divisions were to reframe disability from a medical/deficit model to an inclusive social action/identity model, how would that impact the development of services and programs? Further, can student affairs provide leadership in challenging the prevalence of ableist messages that result […]

The Sponsorship Effect: How to Fast Track Your Career

The Sponsorship Effect: How to Fast Track Your Career

Wednesday, October 15th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive

#ItsOnUs: Sexual Assault and Title IX on Campus

#ItsOnUs: Sexual Assault and Title IX on Campus

Wednesday, October 8th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive On Friday, September 20,  2014, President Obama and Vice President Biden announced the launch of a national campaign against sexual assault on college campuses. #ItsOnUs, the campaign title, hashtag, and slogan, is an open invitation to everyone to take personal responsibility for creating solutions to […]

Myths, Assumptions, Skeptics and Crusaders: Engaging Students Through Social Media

Myths, Assumptions, Skeptics and Crusaders: Engaging Students Through Social Media

Wednesday, September 17th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Who at the university is best suited to educate students about online citizenship? How can social media be used to improve academic performance and encourage risk-taking and interpersonal growth? What’s the difference between digital identity development and personal branding?  On this episode of SA Live, host Tony […]

Tony Doody joins Student Affairs Live

Tony Doody joins Student Affairs Live

Higher Ed Live exists because there are smart, funny, and talented higher education professionals who are willing to take time each month to deliver their latest thoughts on current and emerging topics in higher education. And as of today, our team is getting a little bigger.

Current #SAgrads: Their Future in Student Affairs

Current #SAgrads: Their Future in Student Affairs

Wednesday, September 3rd at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive What does the future hold for Student Affairs? Who will lead departments and divisions on college and university campuses in the coming years? How are master’s programs preparing these future student affairs leaders to meet the various challenges the future holds? What do […]

Think Global: Welcoming International Students to Campus

Think Global: Welcoming International Students to Campus

Wednesday, August 6th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Across the United States this fall, colleges and universities are enrolling the largest ever incoming cohort of international students. This number has grown steadily over the past seven years, according to the 2013 Open Doors Report by the Institute of International Education. The largest […]

What Can You Do? Preventing Hazing in Fraternities & Sororities

What Can You Do? Preventing Hazing in Fraternities & Sororities

Wednesday, July 23rd at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive While nearly all states in the U.S. now have anti-hazing legislation and most campuses have adopted policies prohibiting hazing, it is still too common especially within fraternities and sororities. While there is a lot of evidence to prove that Greek-letter organizations provide positive […]

Parents as Partners with Student Affairs

Parents as Partners with Student Affairs

Wednesday, July 9th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive New student orientation season is in full swing on many college and university campuses. While the average age of college-going adults is no longer 18-22, many of our residential/traditional campuses still primarily serve this population… and their parents/guardians.  Transition from high school to college […]

Job One 2.0 - A conversation with Carnaghi and Magolda

Job One 2.0 – A conversation with Carnaghi and Magolda

Wednesday, June 4th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Who are the next generation of student affairs professionals? What are the foundational experiences that characterize the transition between graduate school to campus positions? How do the stories about this transformation impact how they enter this profession? The book Job One 2.0: Understanding […]

Advancement in Student Affairs: Selling Our Story

Advancement in Student Affairs: Selling Our Story

Wednesday, May 21 at 1:00pm EDT Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Across the spectrum, Student Affairs professionals are doing more with less which has made the focus on advancement within Student Affairs all the more important. Beyond that, our students have an amazing stories that deserves to be shared and supported which […]

I Attended a Student Affairs Convention... Now What?

I Attended a Student Affairs Convention… Now What?

Wednesday, May 14th at 1:00pm ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Many of us have the opportunity to attend student affairs conventions as part of our ongoing professional development plan each year. As funding for conferences grows scarce, student affairs professionals need to make the most of the time they spend at convention, but […]

Women in Student Affairs

Women in Student Affairs

Wednesday, April 9th at 1:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive Despite gains in women’s equality in the workplace, women remain underrepresented (and underpaid) in some professions and overrepresented in others. Student Affairs is often characterized as “feminized” profession, though many of the senior student affairs officers and directors of our student affairs departments […]

Social Media Strategy for Orientation

Social Media Strategy for Orientation

As orientation time approaches, do you have a social media strategy in place? Hear from three experts in the field about how they reach out to engage incoming students and parents before, during and after orientation.

Critical Issues Facing Senior Student Affairs Officers: Lessons in Leadership

Critical Issues Facing Senior Student Affairs Officers: Lessons in Leadership

Wednesday, March 5th at 1:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive The dynamic social, political, and economic landscape in higher education creates many layers of complexity for student affairs leaders. Increased scrutiny by outside agencies results in student affairs administrators being put on the defensive, forced to justify expenditures as critical to student learning […]

Collaborations for Student Success

Collaborations for Student Success

Wednesday, February 19 at 1:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google+ Hangout On-Air Conversation: #HigherEdLive Host Chris Butler is joined by Alison Cross, Assoc. Director, Virginia Tech Rec Sports, Dr. Sherry Benton, Director of Counseling and David Bowles, Director of Recreation at University of Florida. Join as they discuss creating unique partnerships to foster student success.

Yield: What Is It and How Can We Do It Better?

Yield: What Is It and How Can We Do It Better?

In this episode of Admissions Live, host Chris D’Orso and guest David DeAngelis join forces to break down silos. How is yield perceived to the external world? Find out how admissions can work effectively with student affairs to ensure incoming students are as prepared as they can possibly be.

Reinventing the Convention Experience & Lessons for Campus Innovation

Reinventing the Convention Experience & Lessons for Campus Innovation

Wednesday, February 5th at 1:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive After awhile, many of us find that the annual conference experience becomes somewhat predictable — 60 minute educational sessions, keynote speeches, receptions — rinse and repeat. And yet, as a field, we are increasingly demanding new and different professional development experiences that challenge […]

Promoting a Culture of Wellness

Promoting a Culture of Wellness

Wednesday, January 22 at 1:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google+ Hangout On-Air Conversation: #HigherEdLive Fitness seems to be on everyones mind this time of year but how do we create a culture of health and wellness on campus throughout the year? Host, Chris Butler, will be joined by fitness and wellness professionals working in higher education […]

Make the Most of Your New Role in the New Year

Make the Most of Your New Role in the New Year

Wednesday, January 8th at 1:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive As we begin the new year and enter conference/job search season in student affairs, please join me and my esteemed panel of colleagues to discuss how to make the most of your new role in 2014. Our show will broadcast via Google Plus […]

The Power of Networks

The Power of Networks

Wednesday, December 11th at 12:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #SAlive Please join me for the last Student Affairs Live show of 2013, via Google Plus On-Air Hangouts discussing “The Power of Networks” with an esteemed panel of colleagues including Cindy Kane, Director of Student Involvement and Leadership at Bridgewater State University; Mike Severy, Director of Student Involvement […]

Social Good

Social Good

Wednesday, December 4th at 12:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #SAlive This episode of Student Affairs Live focused on “Social Good” and the ways that Student Affairs professionals could make positive impacts on a variety of social issues both on and off campus.  This was a very special show for two reasons…

Student Affairs Live: Pursuing the Doctorate

Student Affairs Live: Pursuing the Doctorate

Wednesday, November 13th at 12:00pm EST Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #SAlive Guess who’s back… back again?  Yes, your eyes do not deceive you!  While the folks at mStoner are looking for a new host for Student Affairs Live, I have been brought out of retirement to fill in for the next three episodes!  Excited […]