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Minor changes to your portal page will benefit everyone

My previous post was about how students were confused regarding what information was on portal vs. what was on the external web site, and changes we had made to help them figure it out.

Today I came across a great example. Santa Barbara City College,identifies pathways with START HERE! and emphasizes content that is unique to their student portal, under the heading "What's Inside."

And, notice the way they present…

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Added by Susanne Starck on December 21, 2011 at 5:17pm — No Comments

User testing brings good results

Students at Harper College must use the student portal for all business-related transactions, such as registering, paying tuition and accepting financial aid awards. But most other information—academic programs, college catalog, calendar of events, advising—is on the external site.

Through user testing, we saw that students were confused about which site to go to, to accomplish particular tasks. They would search the external site for information that was only available on…

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Added by Susanne Starck on December 21, 2011 at 7:03am — No Comments

Updating survey about how prospective students use university websites...

Hello friends, I'm doing a research about how prospective students (grads/undergrads) search on university websites. I've posted a initial survey at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=_2bV8YLs5KEB1yQoD21OzvHw_3d_3d. Basically, I need help to gather more information from prospective students point of view. Please feel free to forward the link to any prospective student you might know. Thanks a lot..

The survey will be up till mid-May 09..

Added by Karla Arosemena on April 12, 2009 at 5:39pm — No Comments

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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
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