#ACPA15 & #NASPA15 Presentation: Social Media Researchers Panel

At the 2015 ACPA and NASPA National Conventions, we’ve brought together a group of four researchers (1 newly minted doctor and three soon-to-be) who study social media and technology and their effects on college students.  In this panel, each researcher will present a brief overview of their work followed by a question and answer session.  Come learn about our work, our research process and where we think the future of social media and technology scholarship is taking us. College Students and Digital Technology: Research, Outcomes, and Implications ACPA: Saturday, March 7 (5:00 PM – 6:00 PM) Tampa… Read More

#ACPA15 Presentation: What Grad School Didn’t Teach You About Your Digital Life

Josie Ahlquist and I are proud to be collaborating on an exciting session for the upcoming 2015 International Convention of ACPA-College Student Educators International.  This session is intended for all levels of professionals who want to learn about how to develop a positive digital presence online and leverage digital and social tools for professional development.  This practical session provides a how-to-guide for beginners and will also offer up some new ideas for more experienced professionals.  Come join us and/or follow the twitter back channel #SAidentity! Friday, March 6, 2015 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM Marriott Tampa Waterside, Grand Ballroom… Read More

“Go Digital In Your Job Search” Webinar on February 26 #SAsearch

I’m excited to be collaborating with Josie Ahlquist on an upcoming Studentaffairs.com webinar, Go Digital In Your Job Search.  This webinar is a mash-up of the knowledge Josie and I have acquired over the past few years doing sessions like these at conferences and to graduate programs.  It’s exciting to see what we have coming together when we combine forces. We’re still tweaking the language of the exact goals and outcomes, but the slide to the left should give you a sense as to what to expect.  The webinar is ideal for anyone doing… Read More

SPOTLIGHT HigherEd #FollowFriday: @JosieAhlquist

Since it’s my first Follow Friday post, it’s only fitting I start with the woman who inspired me to begin this process.  Josie Ahlquist is a Doctoral student in higher education, and a researcher and speaker on social media and college students, particularly as it relates to leadership and student self-presentation online.  Josie shares her knowledge through blogging and is an active participant on #SAchat.  Her website has a wealth of information about college student engagement online. Follow @JosieAhlquist This is a post from my ongoing effort every Friday to highlight interesting and engaging higher education professionals… Read More