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 […]

The Importance of College Admissions Training

Administrators at most colleges are in a state of perpetual concern over the performance of their schools. Is our tuition enough to fund the school’s programs? Is it too high to attract enough students? Do our programs entice the level of student we want? Do we need more programs? Are the ones we have good […]

Bulls Eye Advertising Planning and Realtime Measurement

Student demand for continuous access to their mobile devices has helped to drive media viewership and listenership to an all-time high. With the National Center for Education projecting undergraduate enrollment to increase to 19.8 million by 2025, institutions are reevaluating their media spend to capture the attention of as many prospective students as possible. Below […]

Communication Breakdown: Prospecting Today’s Student

By 2020, millennial graduates (i.e. students roughly 18 – 35 years of age) are projected to comprise over 50% of the labor force. Accordingly, it is now more important than ever for employers, universities, and businesses to examine the effectiveness of their communication strategies in attracting the talent of this generation; as the workforce acclimates to […]