The Higher Education Web Professionals Association is pleased to announce the HighEdWeb 2014 Annual Conference keynote speakers: Dr. Moira Gunn (@biotechncation) and Chris Hardwick (@nerdist).Dr. Moira Gunn will deliver the Annual Conference’s opening keynote address on Monday, October 20. The first woman to earn a doctorate in mechanical engineering at Purdue, Dr. Gunn worked as a NASA computer scientist and engineer. Today, she…See More
HighEdWeb is very pleased to announce its 2014 Annual Conference presentation and speaker schedule.This year brings a stellar lineup, with 70+ presentations aimed at programmers, strategists, developers, designers, managers, marketers and everyone in between! As well, HighEdWeb features additional pre- and post-conference half-day workshops on topics ranging from video production to accessibility to responsive web design.This year…See More
There are just a few days left -- the HighEdWeb 2013 early-bird registration discount (a savings of $125 off full-price) ends this Wednesday, July 31!We know your professional development time and funds are limited. And we know you have lots of choices for how to spend those precious resources. We hope you’ll choose to join us in Buffalo, NY this October 6-9 because we believe the HighEdWeb conference will give you absolutely…See More
Have you attended one of HighEdWeb’s regional conferences, or heard the great buzz about the regionals, and thought that your institution would be an ideal future conference host? Then we invite you:Submit a proposal by June 30 to host a 2014 HighEdWeb regional.“Planning a regional event, while work-intensive, gives both planning committee members and conference attendees an incredible…See More
HighEdWeb is pleased to announce the HighEdWeb 2013 annual conference schedule of presentations.The conference will feature 60+ presentations by industry leaders; optional pre- and post-conference half-day intensive workshops; outstanding keynotes by Steve Wozniak (co-founder, Apple, Inc.) and Scott Stratten (President, Un-Marketing); and a number of social and networking events.Conference tracks include:Applications,…See More
HighEdWeb is pleased to announce that registration for the second HighEdWeb Leadership Academy is now open.Designed to broaden perspectives and advance the leadership abilities of Web professionals working in higher education, this intense program offers interactive learning experiences in a small group setting. Join us Oct. 5-6, 2013 in Buffalo, NY (in conjunction with the…See More
HighEdWeb is excited to announce a new 2013 conference feature: the Closing Keynote!That's right, #heweb13 has TWO keynotes: one to be held early in the week (& to be announced), and one to send us off with final words of inspiration the morning of Weds. Oct. 9. We're thrilled to announce that our 2013 Closing Keynote speaker is author & speaker Scott Stratten, president of Un-Marketing (…See More
I am Assistant Director of College & Community Relations at Monroe Community College in Rochester, N.Y., where I am in charge of Web communications and strategy. As an active, enthusiastic member of the higher education Web community, I am constantly looking for new ways to put my skills and experiences to work for my College and our users. I am also honored to serve as President of the Higher Education Web Professionals Association, and to sit on the Associations Annual Conference Committee.
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"Thanks - I appreciate it! It was a lot of "new" for us. Personally, I'd done a little bit of responsive design (took a class) but nothing at this level. I'd not done HTML5 or really delved into CSS3 and then finding…"
Position SummaryThe School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) in the midst of an exciting period of growth in its capacity to prepare leaders and solve societal problems, and seeks a web developer for the large-scale project of moving the Schools current website to a more modern platform. Reporting to the Director, Engineering Communications, the primary role of the web developer is to setup and build the framework for the new website (utilizing Drupal). The person in this position will…See More
The Albert S. Cook Library seeks a highly skilled and innovative Web Services Specialist to participate in all stages of the application development life cycle. Under the direction of the Information Technology Librarian, this position provides primary web application development support for the Library’s online initiatives. Focusing on services that improve the user experience for the University’s students, faculty, and staff, the Web Services Specialist collaborates with team members, other…See More
We launched a redesign of our site on July 1. It was more than just a new skin, it was a reorganization of the content. In the past we've tried to serve all audiences - current students, prospects, staff, faculty and alumni. It ended up being link overload. It also used internal back office terminology that was confusing to prospects.Our charge was to gear the site toward prospective students and to move all content for current students and faculty & staff behind our existing portal.We…See More
We are in the process of reviewing various mass email services (services hosted in the cloud). Has anyone done this recently and prepared either an RFP or requirements document you would be willing to share?Some of our initial requirements are listed below.Agency model where we can serve as administrator to multiple, separate department accounts housed under the same agency/institutional account (each account would have their own separate login and billing)Only approved email templates can be…See More