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Quiz: What's in a University name?

An exciting university quiz

Musing, as you do, about the names of universities, I was struck by how many North American universities are named after people, often major benefactors such as: 280 more words

Higher Education

Is It True, EverTrue? (Behind the Scenes with Mobile Social Media Apps)

In the world of Institutional Advancement (Fundraising/Development and Alumni Relations/Engagement), there are so many different types of social media apps that you could absolutely drive yourself crazy researching them all. 747 more words


The #3Wedu Podcast No. 12: Cork It, 2016!

You know what… the #3Wedu ladies are SO OVER 2016. It’s been a full year of video podcasting, conference travel, professional adventures, and personal calamities. We’ll own it. 170 more words


Information Literacy: Monkey See, Monkey Do?

Information Literacy in the University Curriculum*

Benjamin Rifkin

Didn’t Martin van Buren work for a year selling pet monkeys door to door? I’m sure I saw that on the internet. 917 more words

Transformative Learning

Social Media in Higher Education: Everybody's Doing It

In my previous post (check it out here), we discussed why LinkedIn and Facebook matter to your alma mater. In this post, I’d like to talk more about social media as a whole in the higher education world. 645 more words


7 Spotify Playlists to Keep You Motivated Through the Week

I don’t know about you but music always had a huge impact on my mood and especially on my motivation state. On Friday night, while I was on my way home from work, I watched a very interesting and inspiring video from Lily Like where she was talking about motivation and how to keep motivated ( 494 more words


3 Newsletters to Read with your Coffee to Become Digital Savvy

As someone (soon) with a degree and a career (fingers crossed!) in digital, I always feel that I have to keep up-to-date with what’s going on in the tech world. 312 more words