HigherEdTech and Innovation Conferences in One Handy Infographic

Higher-Ed Edtech And Innovation Conferences

All the higher ed tech and innovation conferences in one easy to consume infographic! The folks over at EdSurge made this AMAZING design that outlines some of the key conferences on tech and related innovations in the higher ed space. While this previously existed for our K-12 colleagues, EdSurge has performed this excellent service for those of us that work with and in colleges and universities. If you click on the image above, it will take you to the original post which includes a PDF of the graphic along with full dates, locations, and… Read More

Using Social Media To Promote Your College/Student Events

Using social media is a great way to increase the attendance and engagement of students at your events.  When I consult with colleges and universities, event promotion is one of the top ways in which social media is used.  Unfortunately, however, many institutions are still using social media as just a replacement for the flier.  Social media can do so much more.  At its best, it becomes an integrated feature of events and allows for a broader impact beyond those who are physically in attendance. The following infographic provides an excellent overview about how you can go… Read More

PechaKucha is Coming to the #ACPA13 Convention

I am excited to be a part of brining an innovative new type of presentation style to this year’s ACPA National Convention in Las Vegas.  Myself and some of my favorite colleagues (Ed Cabellon at Bridgewater State University, Patrick Love at Rutgers University, and Kristen Renn at Michigan State University) will be presenting a series of PechaKucha presentations.  As the Convention gets closer, I’ll share more details about what we’re cooking up, but just to tease you a little, we’ve titled the session “The Future of Student Affairs in Six Minutes and… Read More