Presenting at Western Illinois University Today…

It’s GREAT to be back in Macomb! Western Illinois University is my master’s degree alma mater and it holds a special place in my heart. Whenever you return or interact with the student affairs staff at Western, you feel welcome and right at home. During this return visit, I’m lucky enough to be presenting on my research at the Student Services Summer Institute.  The Institute is an excellent way to reconnect with alumni and past and current staff at Western while also getting some top notch professional development. (The amount of talent this… Read More

SPOTLIGHT: Western Illinois University’s #UnSelfie Campaign

Some graduate students at Western Illinois University decided to turn the concept of the selfie on its head.  They created the UN-selfie campaign to highlight people doing good deeds in the university community.  Faculty, staff and students got involved by tagging tweets and photos of people and social good with the hashtag #WIUnselfie.  Check out their introductory video below. This is a post from my ongoing effort to highlight interesting examples of colleges and universities doing social good through the use of social media.  Check out past examples here.  Have an example to share?  Tweet me.