No matter what campus you were on in 2016, big things happened.
Higher Ed Live was there to cover it all. From getting your president on social media to LGBTQ+ and Latinx issues after the #OrlandoShooting, here are the top episodes of 2016.
Each year, Admissions Live kicks off the new year with an episode about the state of college admission. Back with us this year is a leading voice in higher education, Scott Jaschik, editor at Inside Higher Ed.
In June 2015 we spoke with James Wiseman, Vice President of Enrollment at Carroll University, about mobile recruiting in admission. One year later, James came back, ready to revisit his text messaging strategy and present the results.
Kim Brown speaks with student and young alumni engagement experts from the Purdue Alumni Association and Loyola University Chicago, as well as a strategist from iModules, about fresh ideas for connecting with our most recent graduates — and keeping them interested in their alma maters long after they’ve flipped their tassels.
Andy Shaindlin, author of Alumni Futures, and Julie Sina, associate vice chancellor at UCLA, discuss the challenges and opportunities confronting alumni relations practitioners in 2016 and beyond.
Hear from Tony Dobies, social media strategist for West Virginia University, about how they strategically introduced President Gordon Gee, reporting on social media successes, and tailoring a plan to fit the personality of your president.
Learn more about social media manager career development, skills required, developing strategies, implementation, and some of the biggest lessons they’ve learned while cultivating audiences for top universities.
Student Affairs Live
A previous episode featuring A Dialogue On Orlando generated a wider conversation about missing Latinx voices and the intersectional issues between the Latinx community and the LGBTQ+ community. In this episode, we pick up that conversation and discuss the complexity of Latinx and LGBTQ+ issues in student affairs with an esteemed panel of scholars, educators, and activists.
Corey Seemiller and Meghan Grace, authors of Generation Z Goes to College, discuss the whole new set of attributes and experiences that Generation Z brings to higher education.
Is the online education market completely saturated? Supply seems to be way up, while demand is down. Does online education offer the promise of great opportunity for universities? The reality of the market is – it has never been more complex or competitive.
You want to text students but you don’t know where to start. You don’t know the rules. Luckily, it’s easy to stay in compliance. Learn the legal considerations you need to know before texting students. Get expert advice on how to use texting to increase engagement and take action on summer melt. This episode sponsored by Mongoose.