"We've had a lot of success using FB pages for our admitted students ... we use student ambassadors to monitor and respond to the discussions. A few years back we used the group feature in our Luminis portal - that worked for a bit. But really,…"
"Thank you both - I have created a new group as an offshoot of our main one called 'Freshers 2010' and within 5 minutes I have 15 members and discussions taking place already!
Thanks again for your time"
I would recommend creating a "Class of xxxx" site for your incoming freshman. As Katie mentions, this gives the class an affinity with each other and helps build networks before they even reach campus. Once they arrive and get in the…"
"I agree with using a page where you have the largest amount of momentum and influence and if you have had success with getting them to use the Discussions tab that, I feel, is the best place for their interaction. In my institution we have…"
Hi, a couple of people have suggested that we create a separate FB page for new and potential freshers starting in 2010, but last year I just created a few headings on our discussion boards and let the new students run riot on those. My thoughts were that creating a new page or group for freshers would dilute our message a little and I would rather keep them on our main corporate one. What do other peple think, is it counter-productive to create a new group/page for this purpose? Cheers, Tom…See More
"Hi Rick - think your presentation looks fantastic and am definitely looking into creating something similar for my university here in the UK. Can I ask how you promote this presentation, do you send out a link? I couldn't find anything on the…"
Hi there. I'm conducting some initial research into coordinating an online virtual open day, with staff members from various departments available for chatting etc, has anyone here project managed one of these? What (if any) software did you use and how did you find it?ThanksTomSee More
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