"While not at the college level I manage the Aviation Sites (soon to be school of transportation with a few more depts) for Southern Illinois University Carbondale (2.5 departments, and about 35 sites total). http://www.aviation.siuc.edu
"See if you can get ahold of someone at Bentley University. Their library's room reservation system is hands down the best I've ever seen. Fully integrated at every room door, flat screens around campus showing the schedule, ability to…"
Are your readers and alums happy with the Flipseek version of your magazine? Do they find it easy to read? Newer alums and older ones? Do you have any anecdotes you could share?
"Although I don't know what your department is, here we haven't had to worry at all about it as we have faculty willing to sue if we so much as put their name online. Out of about 70 faculty in our department maybe 1 has put anything at all…"
"This is a great topic and one that we see a lot of folks struggle with. Obviously, there needs to be checks and balances to any automation process, but a good CMS can truly enhance the process. I just participated in a webcast today with one of our…"
"Our magazine workflow is pretty much the same as yours--I'd like to move this to a system where text is finalized then sent to both the designer and the web team at the same time, but in reality, final proofing happens on the InDesign copy.
"We've identified the domains we want to follow, such as .education (released at the end of March), .college, .university, and .sucks (I'm serious on the last one). The last three listed are still in the evaluation phase.
APPLY AT: https://jobs.pepperdine.eduThe Interactive Designer supports Pepperdine's integrated marketing communications efforts aimed at strengthening the brand, elevating national reputation, improving recruitment, and building engagement through creative design across media including web, mobile, broadcast, print, and events.DUTIES: Directly support the creative communications needs of the University through the development and execution of integrated…See More
Posting specificationsOpen to all qualified candidatesCampus LocationDuluth, MNJob TitleWeb Applications and Systems Developer/AdministratorJob GroupStaffJob SummaryThis position is responsible for effectively implementing and administrating the College’s web applications utilizing appropriate tools to assist the College in achieving its strategic initiatives.Key Results/ResponsibilitiesRequired Qualifications- Bachelor’s degree or comparable technical certification, training, and experience.-…See More
"Drupal has some strengths for larger sites, and has a strong a code-centric culture that seems to be a good fit for many universities looking at open source. I especially like the 'Types and Views' approach to displaying content chunks,…"