Archive | July

T-Shirt Contest Extended! Win a SIMTech registration.

We have decided to extend our .eduGuru t-shirt design contest deadline to Friday, August 7! This is your chance to win a free registration to the Stamats SIM Tech conference in November in Boston, where Kyle James, Rachel Reuben and myself will all be speaking.  Last year’s conference was a blast, and this one is [...]

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eduTweetup in Harvard Square Area (Boston, MA)

eduTweetup in Harvard Square Area (Boston, MA)

The last education Tweetup in Boston was a smashing success, so why not do it again and make it bigger and better?  Last time around, it was specifically a Higher Education Tweetup, but this time I’m going to expand and make  it simply an Education Tweetup.  So what does that mean?  It means that everyone [...]

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eduWEB 2009 Reflections

eduWEB is over for another year and it’s back to work for everyone.  It was a most exciting conference with .eduGuru winning the eduStyle People’s Choice Award for best High Ed Blog.  I also got INCREDIBLE feedback from my presentation on SEO so to everyone who attended, thank you for attending, and I’m so glad [...]

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Division III Releases Social Networking Rule Change for Communicating with Prospective Student-Athletes

Division III Releases Social Networking Rule Change for Communicating with Prospective Student-Athletes

The Division III Management Council just released their newly adopted “noncontroversial change to the Division III electronic transmissions limitations.” They’ve given it a retroactive effective date of August 1, 2008 to match when their original legislation went into effect. They’ve also released this article: “DIII Council opens up use of social-networking media“

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eduStyle Awards: Best Higher Ed Blog (People’s Choice) Goes to .eduGuru!

eduStyle Awards: Best Higher Ed Blog (People’s Choice) Goes to .eduGuru!

Thank you to all of our readers who voted for .eduGuru for this year’s eduStyle Awards in the category “Best Higher Ed Blog.” We are truly grateful for your support. All six of us (Kyle, Karlyn, Fienen, Nick, Nikki & Rachel) love having this outlet to blog about our experiences and topics that affect so [...]

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eduWeb 2009 LiveBlog - Web Wide Architecture

Web Wide Information Architecture by Melissa Cheater, Univ. of Western Ontario So what is IA?

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eduWeb 2009 LiveBlog - Social Media Toolbox

Social media - your asset management toolbox by Matt Herzberger, Florida International University

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eduweb 2009 liveblog - User Generated Content

User Generated Content - Tapping into the Power! by Tom Williams, Innogage - Ohio Room

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eduWeb 2009 Live Blog - Twitter for Higher Ed

Billy Adams of SociallyRed.com liveblogging here on .eduGuru from eduWeb 2009.

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Everything I Wanted to Learn About My Career I Learned From Twitter

Everything I Wanted to Learn About My Career I Learned From Twitter

Years ago, when I was bored, I’d get sucked into something like Minesweeper and stay up too late playing the damn thing.  Then I’d have dreams of flags and bombs where if I woke up in the middle of the dream, I’d have that feeling of quitting before I cleared a board.  The same thing [...]

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