The Difference Between Traditional and Non-Traditional Students

We all know the stereotypical vision of a college student. They’re eighteen years old and they’re leaving home for the first time. Their high school car is packed full, using every square inch to fit all the things they might need for their new college life. Their parents will drop them off, however far they might go, and […]

5 Ways to Effectively Market to Nontraditional Students in 2021

COVID-19 threw everyone for a loop in 2020, and because of the effect the pandemic had on the individual and economic level, adults are focused more than ever on going back to school. Whether the goal is to train for a new career or get a leg up in their own field, adult learners, or […]

The Higher Ed Podcast: How This Study Abroad Organization is Surviving COVID-19

Alyssa Nota, CEO & President of the University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC), joined Kamaar and George on this week’s Higher Ed Podcastto talk about how COVID-19 has affected the study abroad world, and how it has shaped the future of study abroad. Be sure to subscribe to the podcast to hear weekly episodes and actionable advice from the higher ed industry. Alyssa […]

The Higher Ed Podcast Series: The Four S’s of Resilience

This week on The Higher Ed Podcast, George and Kamaar speak with Donna Volpitta, Founder and Director of Education at Pathways to Empower. Pathways to Empower uses courses to teach students, parents, and educators how to build resilience to foster mental health. Volpitta has used her experience raising 4 adolescents to author a book on resilience, advise on education boards, and ultimately found Pathways to Empower. Donna […]

The Higher Ed Podcast Series: Teaching Tolerance

Danielle Shelton wears many hats. Along with working as an instructor in higher education, Shelton is a dual enrollment instructor, hosts a podcast, creates instructional design for City College, and is an author working on publishing her first book. This week on The Higher Ed Podcast, Kamaar and George, joined by a new co-host, Nicole Carpelle, sit down with Danielle and speak about communication in both the classroom and online and how […]

Elizabeth Fogle’s 4 Cs of Career School On-Boarding

The Higher Ed Podcast team recently had the opportunity to sit down with our first repeat guest, Dr. Elizabeth Fogle, PhD., Corporate Director of Academic Affairs at Education Evolve. With over 12 years in the industry, she’s served in various roles across higher education, from adjunct professor to Vice President of Academics, and she had tons […]

The Higher Ed Podcast Series: Organizational Health in Higher Ed

On this week’s episode of The Higher Ed Podcast, Kamaar and George speak with Todd Cellini, Chief Academic and Operations Officer at Spartan College of Aeronautics and Technology. At Spartan, Todd oversees multiple campuses, ranging from California to Colorado and Oklahoma. Being a leader in an executive position of the colleges and having 20 years of experience in education, Todd brings insight to the […]

The Higher Ed Podcast Series: The Benefits of Multiple Modalities

On this latest episode of the Higher Ed Podcast, Kamaar is joined by Lori Anne Shaw, Executive Director of Abilene Christian University’s (ACU) Duncum Center for Solutions and Academic Services. As a leader in her institution, Lori Anne oversees both student and organizational development through academic operations and instructional design. The concept of online learning is nothing new to her- in fact, her university has been offering […]

The 5 Key Benefits of CRM and SIS Integration

CRM and SIS systems are essential software that ensure the smooth operation and communication at higher education institutions. SIS stands for Student Information System and is where an organization’s information and metrics are stored, such as courses offered, class sizes, individual student grades, attendance, financial records, and more. CRM stands for Customer Relationship Management and stores information for reaching out to potential students and new students. While almost all organizations have an […]

The Higher Ed Podcast Series: Inspiring Greatness

nn nn n n n n nn n n n n n n n n n n n n n nn n n n n n nn n n n nn n nnn nnnnn n This week’s episode of The Higher Ed Podcast brought in the lovely Karling Cosca, Director of Operations at the Inspire Greatness Aveda Institute. While inspire greatness […]

The Higher Ed Podcast Series: Re-evaluating the Traditional  

Despite the traditional idea of a four-year college, alternative education options are becoming more popular as time progresses and because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read The Higher Ed Podcast’s guest Shannon Cobourn describe her insider perspective on the matter here.

How COVID-19 Has Affected Enrollment for Students and Universities

College campuses across the nation look a lot different since COVID-19 rocked the world. Some post-secondary institutions have remained fully-online while others are offering a hybrid of virtual and in-person courses. Even for colleges offering in-person learning, the campuses and classrooms look drastically different from the norm. Processes and procedures have been revised to protect […]