The Opportunities and Challenges of a Social Media Residential Curriculum

I had the immense privilege of being one of the keynote speakers at the 2014 ACPA Residential Curriculum Institute talking about how residence life professionals (and actually, any student affairs professional) can integrate social media into their student learning efforts.  I wanted to provide a sample of the slide deck I used as well as some further resources to get you started. To see examples of colleges and universities using social media in creative ways, check out a list of my Higher Education Social Media Spotlights. For attendees: If you want to hear… Read More

Heading to St. LouASHE: The Future in 6:40 Revisited

I’m heading to the Association for the Study of Higher Education national conference in St. Louis this week.  I’m excited to be presenting a Future in 6:40 session with some amazing colleagues.  (If you’re new to all this, you can find out about PechaKucha’s and what’s been done in the past, here.) Here is what we have on deck (Saturday at 12:30 in Regency B) for the Future of Higher Education: PechaKucha #1: Student Development Theory for Cyborgs (Paul G. Brown) PechaKucha #2: The TED University (Ana M. Martinez-Aleman). PechaKucha #3: Billion Dollar Campaigns, Oversized… Read More