The battlefield for undecided prospective students between now and May 1 is fierce. Students without a firm sense of academic direction can feel more conflicted during this time than those with a clear path in mind. How can admissions counselors and communicators reach these students in a meaningful way? What are their pain points during […]
Current students play a vital role in the success of an admissions office. Their involvement in supporting the voice and the mission of our institution can often be the most lasting impression we leave on prospective students and their families. How can we cultivate their roles to best support our institution’s goals, while also supporting […]
With marriage equality sweeping the nation, LGBTQ students are entering college life in a world that is more open and welcoming than in generations past. However, we know there is more work to be done. How can enrollment officers make their campuses even more welcoming? What questions can you expect students to be asking admissions […]
Monday, January 19, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive On this episode of Admissions Live, Nicole Lentine speaks with Gil Rogers from Chegg Enrollment Services. Tune in for a preview of the 2015 Social Admission Report, social media insights, trends from schools and students and much more.
Monday, January 12, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive On this episode of Admissions Live, Chris D’Orso hosts the fourth annual State of College Admission show with guest Scott Jaschik, editor at Inside Higher Ed. Tune in for a review of President Obama’s community college plan, changes in enrollment technologies […]
Monday, December 15, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive On this episode of Admissions Live, social media managers offer tips and tricks to keeping your content fresh and engaging for prospective students, new admits and incoming transfer students over the winter break. Guest host Erin Supinka, Social Media Manager at […]
Monday, December 8, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. ET Broadcasted over Google Plus, On-Air Hangout Conversation: #HigherEdLive On this episode, members of the recruitment offices at Saint Joseph’s University discuss how they are on the path to collecting better and more accurate admissions data in order to become better marketers and recruiters. Guest host Melissa Calder, Associate Director […]
Originally aired: Monday, November 3rd at 1:00pm ET Admissions Live host Chris D’Orso and guests Melissa Dix and Amanda Frisbee discussed how Beloit College is doing some cutting-edge work with video, both on their homepage and with their student teams.
Originally aired: Monday, October 6th at 1:00pm ET Admissions Live host Chris D’Orso and guest Corey Patterson discussed how colleges and universities could — and should — do more for transfer students, at every point along the admissions cycle from inquiry to graduation.
In this segment of Admissions Live (airdate September 8, 2014), host Chris D’Orso talks with Stephanie Geyer of Noel-Levitz and Lance Merker of OmniUpdate about this year’s E-Expectations survey of college-bound students and their parents.
Originally aired: Monday, August 4th at 1:00pm ET In a preview of their HighEdWeb workshop, Admissions Live host Chris D’Orso and guest Katye Robare Munger discussed how admissions offices and web teams can learn to speak the same language.
In this episode of Admissions Live, host Nicole Lentine reviews her top ten tips for recruitment travel alongside guest Elena Wong, West Coast Regional Director of Admissions at Drew University. Tune in as they share tips and tricks for the planning, preparation, and implementation of recruitment travel.
In this segment of Admissions Live (airdate June 2 2014), host Chris D’Orso chats with the executive board from the Collegiate Information & Visitor Services Association live from Chicago on the eve of their 2014 annual conference.
In this segment of Admissions Live (airdate May 4 2014), host Chris D’Orso chats with Lloyd Thacker, Executive Director of the Education Conservancy, on how all of us — not just deans and directors and presidents — can make the admissions process better.
In this episode of Admissions Live, host Nicole Lentine discusses the best techniques to manage admitted student communities with Lougan Bishop, Social Media & Digital Marketing Specialist at Belmont University, Meghan Bates, a student at Texas State University, and Mark Rothbaum from Varsity Outreach. Tune in as they discuss strategies for connecting with admitted students […]