Rob Engelsman, Multimedia Content Specialist at Ithaca College, joins Admissions Live for a special recap of the 2012 HighEdWeb regional conference at Syracuse University. Rob and host, Ashley Hennigan, discuss session highlights and key take-aways from this year’s event.

Taken from the live broadcast, June 26, 2012.

Topics discussed during the LIVE broadcast include:

  • HighEdWeb Annual Conference
  • HighEdWeb Regional Conferences
  • #hewebsyr
  • Conference Structure
  • Keynote Speaker – Jill Hurst-Wahl
  • Conference Speakers
  • Highlights, Reactions, Take-aways
    … and much more


HighEdWeb Annual conference – Milwaukee, WI, October Oct 7-10 #heweb12

Eppilogger of HighEdWeb Syracuse, #hewebsyr

HighEdWeb Regional – Little Rock, AR

Crashing a conference, #HEWebSYR style via Jill Hurst-Wahl

Curtiss Grymala “Melts Brains” at Syracuse


Keynote: Impact of BYOD* on Higher Ed – Jill Hurst-Wahl

We’re Going to Need a Bigger Boat: Crisis Communication – Tonya Oaks Smith

The 10 min Word Press Shortcode – Curtiss Grymala

This is Not a Facebook Session – Ashley Hennigan and Tanner Newcomb

Developing Content and Department Focus Suggestions with Google AdWords – Chris McCarthy

I Was Promised Mobile Learning (and Flying Cars*) – Andrew Smyk

Million Dollar Tweety: My Social Media Toolkit *Bonus Content* – Rob Engelsman



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Episode Host

Ashley Budd

Ashley Budd

Ashley Budd is a digital strategist and designer based in upstate New York. She specializes in bringing offline experiences online. Ashley is assistant director of social media strategy at Cornell University serving Alumni Affairs and Development. Prior to joining the social media team at Cornell, Ashley spent more than five years in Enrollment Management and Career Services at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Ashley speaks about college admissions, digital fundraising, communication and media technologies.