2023 Conference

The HighEdWeb Annual Conference has wrapped. Now what?

Tips for dealing with ‘Con Drop,’ finding your golden nugget and settling back in.

2020 Conference Association News Management & Professional Development

The Academies are moving on

Starting this year, the Academies and the Annual Conference are breaking up. But don’t worry. This is a mutual parting of ways, and it’s a chance for the Academies to be better than ever.

2020 Conference

Thinking of presenting at HighEdWeb 2020? That’s a great idea!

So if you’re still pondering whether to submit a proposal for HighEdWeb 2020, here’s three things you should know.

2019 Conference

Pre-conference pairing: Academies + workshops

The HighEdWeb Annual Conference provides a variety of learning experiences for higher education professionals. This year we’ve made it easier to build a pre-conference schedule that will provide two days of hands-on, small group learning. Last year, the academies made a schedule change that allowed attendees to also attend a pre-conference workshop on Sunday afternoon. […]

2018 Conference Management & Professional Development

‘Common Sense Leadership When You Don’t Feel So Leader-y’

Every curling match begins with handshakes and teams telling each other “good curling.” Every curling match ends that way. These bookends set the tone for a sport that is high on sportsmanship and, according to Jesse Lavery,  assistant vice president of college relations and digital strategy at Alleghany College (and an avid curler), and are […]

2017 Conference Management & Professional Development

The importance of web governance in higher education

Mark Greenfield serves as the director of web services at University at Buffalo, and he will be presenting Web Governance at the 2017 Leadership Academy. It’s a two-day deep-dive, immediately before the HighEdWeb Annual Conference, that offers leadership training to web leaders and managers. In October, I will be traveling to Hartford, Connecticut, to teach a half-day workshop on […]

Management & Professional Development Regional Conference

Host a Regional Conference in 2016!

The HighEdWeb Association will provide up to four grants to teams in different regions of the country who respond to our request for regional conference proposals (RFP). These grants will constitute the funding and resources to hold 2016 HighEdWeb Regional Conferences. To complement the association’s grant funding, HighEdWeb will also provide: a planning calendar branding and […]

Social Media The Working World

Gettin’ Schooled on LinkedIn University

In August 2013, LinkedIn rolled out a new feature, University Pages, in order to help students make a decision on their future institution. It sounds great for them, but for social media managers, it might just feel like one “new thing” to figure out. LinkedIn carved out a special place for each institution, which can […]