Higher Ed goes for the funny for April Fools Day
Higher Ed went for the funny yesterday April Fools Day with their websites. Here are some of the sites that tickled my funny bone. The University of Idaho offers kittens to first-year students because kittens have that “it” factor. According to The College of William and Mary, Elvis is alive in Williamsburg, VA. The University…
Finally a weekly show for Higher Ed – Higher Ed Live
http://s0.videopress.com/player.swf?v=1.02 Last Sunday evening, I participated via Twitter in the first Episode of HigherEdLive. The host, Seth Odell, I met a couple of years ago on Twitter through the EduWeb Conference in Atlantic City. The first guest was Tim Nekritz from SUNY Oswego. This first episode focused on Facebook Places and what it means for…
See How Higher Ed Homepages Have Evolved
Hat Tip to @sethodell for the link.
Recommended Reading from the Eduweb Conference
Can I just say that this is not a complete list. With school already starting for some folks and the rest soon to follow, I figured I would follow up on my list from last year and release my 2009 version of recommended reading. Granted I wasn’t able to attend every session, I think know…
MCNY on iTunesU
Created a presence on iTunesU for a New York City Area College.
MCNY Landing Page Makeover
Learning Enhancement Center Blog – Metropolitan College of New York
Provided the college a custom WordPress template to use for the blog.
Using text messaging to advertise to prospective students
When I saw a text messaging ad on the subway, I thought: a. if anyone would remember to text it when they emerged above ground? b. What kind of responses are they getting. A local college is giving a go at this. Of course this could turn into 20 questions about if they are doing…