Alumni Monitor

CI Higher Education Blog

CI Higher Education Blog provides our clients with current and upcoming digital trends, news, and insights across higher education on a variety of digital topics including social media, development apps, campaigns, user experience best practices and other hot-button educational issues.

Fred LaPolla

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Two New Campaigns: GWU and Syracuse

Recently, George Washington University and Syracuse University both unveiled impressive new alumni outreach campaigns centered on impressive new sites that seek to instill school pride. In October, GW unveiled the new Making History: The Campaign for GW, which aims to raise $1 billion dollars by 2021, the school’s bicentennial. The program has its own website, […]

LinkedInsider: Universities Use Data-Driven Competitive Analysis for Alumni Outreach

The New York Times recently reported that universities are increasingly turning to LinkedIn to help with tracking alumni employment. The article explains that alumni job placement information can be used to help current students network and find opportunities. The Times article highlights that the alumni outreach environment has changed, quoting UC San Diego’s Vice Chancellor […]