HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Plaza College: Students Provide Updates on Virtual Learning. Read More
  • Bryant & Stratton College in the Community - We're All in This Together. Read More
  • SVA Alumni-Made Children's Books For Kids. Read More
  • Swedish Institute: Time Management Tips for Online Students. Read More
  • The College of Westchester: Work-From Home Tips To Avoid Distraction. Read More
  • The College of Westchester: A Message from the President. Read More
 
 
ASSOCIATION NEWS
GRAGG Advertising
o   Webinar Title: Marketing in Troubled Times
o   Date/Time: Friday, April 3rd at 12:30 PM ET
o   Registration information: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
 
COVID-19 has put us all in uncharted territory. And your first instinct might be to pull back on your marketing efforts. That would be a mistake. Join us for a free webinar on April 3rd, to find out why. Throughout American history, from the Great Depression to 9/11, marketing has proven to be an essential part of the success of companies that survived and flourished during troubled times. 
 
Join Gragg Advertising’s own Darryl Mattox, President and Lisa Olmedo, VP of Business Development as they discuss:
o   The history of successful campaigns during trouble times
o   Understanding why marketing is necessary now more than ever
o   Moving forward with innovated ideas that will reach your audience
o   Turn adversity into success. We’ll show you how.
  
Enrollment Resources
o   Webinar Title: How To Set Up Effective Remote Admissions Fast
o   Date/Time: Friday, April 3rd at 3:00 PM ET
o   Registration information: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
 
Join Gregg Meiklejohn, Tom King, and a special guest to learn what your team needs to get your Remote Admissions off the ground immediately and effectively.  
 
You will learn Remote and Virtual Admissions best practices including:
o   Why you should hold interviews and tours virtually instead of over the phone 
o   What you need to conduct successful virtual interviews and tours
o   How to provide your team with the structure that will help them succeed remotely
o   How to handle objections to visiting or starting
o   How to hold on to enrolled students
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
  • No, Forgiving Student Debt Won’t Help Americans Cope With Coronavirus. Forbes
  • Democrats Press Student Debt Cancellation. Inside Higher Ed
  • In dark days of coronavirus, acts of generosity can restore students’ faith in higher education and each other. The Hechinger Report
  • N.Y. Free Tuition Program Lags at Community Colleges. Inside Higher Ed
  • President Speaks: 5 tips for small-college leaders to foster community amid coronavirus. Education Drive
  • As Coronavirus Spreads, Colleges Make Limited Allowances for Support Staff. The Chronicle of Higher Education
  • 21 free higher ed resources during coronavirus pandemic. University Business
  • Redesigning College Admission: COVID-19, Access And Equity. Forbes
  • What's Next: How long will colleges have flexibility to offer online classes due to coronavirus? Education Drive
  • Covid-19 Has Forced Higher Ed to Pivot to Online Learning. Here Are 7 Takeaways So Far. The Chronicle of Higher Education
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • It's Education as Usual with Online Learning at Berkeley College. Read More
  • Transitioning to the Online Environment at Berkeley College. Read More
  • Plaza College Community Update. Read More
  • Bryant & Stratton College donates ventilator to John Randolph Medical Center. Read More
  • Bryant & Stratton: 'Hard Work Pays off For Single Mom and Nursing Student Tiffany Wilson.' Read More
  • SVA College: 5 Tips for Staying Emotionally Healthy During COVID-19. Read More
  • Swedish Institute: Self-Care During Social Distancing. Read More
  • The College of Westchester: 'Funny Memes About Working From Home.' Read More
  • The College of Westchester: A Message From the President, Mary Beth Del Balzo. Read More
 
ASSOCIATION NEWS
A helpful podcast from our friends at Enrollment Resources. 
 
Learn how to organize a quality Remote Admissions Program for your school quickly in this episode of the Enrollment Resources podcast. Listen Now! https://enrollmentresources.com/podcast/remote-admissions-program/
 
Please note: You need to subscribed to our free Training Library to access our content. Subscribe here https://enrollmentresources.com/training-library/. It is a simple, one-time sign-in that grants on-demand access to all our recordings. 
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
  • Will Shift to Remote Teaching Be Boon or Bane for Online Learning? Inside Higher Ed
  • What Would Biden and Sanders Do Without Asking Congress? Inside Higher Ed
  • Students Organize Their Own Aid Networks. Inside Higher Ed
  • Will Regional Accreditation Go National? Inside Higher Ed
  • Crisis Leadership and the Higher Education Response to the COVID-19 Outbreak. Evolllution
  • How to Help Students Who Are at Risk of Dropping Out. Real Clear Education
  • Thousands will be out of college: What does that mean for students and institutions? University Business
  • The Real Lesson of the College Closures. The Atlantic
  • House, Senate Introduce Financial Aid Legislation For Coronavirus Outbreak. ACE
  • What 'Distance Learning' Looks Like For Students Without Computers Or Wi-Fi. Huff Post
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • Transfer Opportunity Program Helps Community College Grad Take the Next Step at Berkeley. Read More
  • Plaza College: Business Student Profile, Aisha B. Read More
  • To Our Wonderful Plaza College Community. Read More
  • SVA: 10 Tips for Working or Learning from Home. Read More
  • SVA Community Responses to the Coronavirus. Read More
  • 'New Kid,' By SVA alumnus Jerry Craft, Is The First Graphic Novel To Win The Newbery Medal. Read More
  • Monroe College: Responding to Coronavirus: On-Campus Classes Transition to Online. Read More
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
Coronavirus Coverage:
  • 'Community Spread' and Campus Closures. Inside Higher Ed
  • Going Online in a Hurry: What to Do and Where to Start. The Chronicle of Higher Ed
  • A Growing Number Of U.S. Colleges Cancel Classes Amid Coronavirus Fears. NPR
  • Colleges Reacting To The Coronavirus Should Consider The Needs Of Students. Forbes
  • 6 Ways Universities Are Responding To Coronavirus. NPR
 
Other Higher Ed News:
  • GI Bill Enrollments to Be Halted at 5 Universities. Inside Higher Ed
  • Big Differences in Biden and Sanders's Plans. Inside Higher Ed
  • Small Colleges Are Lawyering Up. Here’s Why: Forbes
  • Where College Is Already Free. Forbes
  • Almost a Graduate and Almost Homeless. The NY Times
 
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • LIM College Alumni Spotlight: Thomas Goonan ('18) Human Resources Generalist for IKOS GROUP. Read More
  • LIM College: 2012 Alumna Quin Acciani, PR Director at Women’s Wear Daily & Maeve Duke, a senior in LIM's Fashion Media program video interview. Watch Here
  • Building Brands is the Plan for Award-Winning Berkeley Graphic Design Student Jonathan Moran. Read More
  • Long Island Media Arts Show at Five Towns College. Read More
  • Plaza College students joyfully celebrated International Women’s Day. See Photos
  • SVA classes and events suspended March 11 - March 15. Message from SVA about COVID-19. Read More
  • Photo Director Kathy Ryan and Student Razan Elbaba on their Collaboration for SVA's 'Mentors' Show. Read More
  • The College of Westchester has canceled all on-campus events from March 11 through March 30. All classes are being moved online as of March 13, returning onto campus March 30. Read More
  • The College of Westchester Students Visit NY State Capital. Read More
HIGHER EDUCATION NEWS
 
MEMBER NEWS
  • LIM College graduate Kasi Santarelli now founder and CEO of Leeor Skincare. Read More
  • LIM College: 'A Young Entrepreneur Learns How To Grow Her Denim Business.' Read More
  • Building Brands is the Plan for Award-Winning Berkeley College Graphic Design Student Jonathan Moran. Read More
  • Five Towns College: Alumni and Former Student Testimonials. Read More
  • Senator Joseph Addabbo Presents Plaza College a Proclamation. Read More
  • 74 SVA Students Are Awarded $60,000 Worth of Scholarships for their Original Projects. Read More