Dustin Ramsdell, the brilliant mind behind The Higher Ed Geek, explores the nuances of higher education with a focus on innovative technology and practices from professionals all across the country. Dustin has built a space where innovation and practice converge, exploring the ever-evolving landscape of higher education.
This year, Dustin dug into innovative ways technology and practices have shifted higher ed.
Here's a recap of the top five episodes of 2023, packed with actionable insights and forward-thinking strategies.
Digital Enrollment and Marketing Trends in 2023
🎙️Will Patch, Senior Enrollment Insights Leader at Niche
Will's insights provide a roadmap for institutions to enhance their recruitment strategies, with a focus on personalization and differentiation. Discover trends like AI-driven engagement and virtual reality tours, and reflect on their impact versus predictions.
Creating Virtual Tours for a University
🎙️Gordon Boyes, CEO of Concept3D
No doubt higher education institutions need a strong digital presence to best connect with their varied audiences, from prospects to high-impact donors.
Learn about the unique benefits of virtual tours, such as 360-degree campus views, and their role in attracting and engaging prospective students.
Higher Ed Trends Panel Discussion
In this special episode, Dustin joins as a panelist for this wide-ranging conversation in collaboration with PeakSpan Capital. Moderated by Russell Perkins, this insightful discussion features Sanket Merchant, a Partner at PeakSpan, unraveling the impacts of edtech on admissions, vocational education, and student success.
The Continuing Fight for Graduate Student Rights
🎙️Derek LaMontagne, University of Florida graduate student
Hear about the vital movement for graduate student housing rights. This episode sheds light on the national protests and offers ways to support this important cause.
Exploring a New Era for Higher Ed
🎙️Kate Colbert, Marketing Consultant and Author
Drawing from her book "Commencement: The Beginning of a New Era for Higher Education," Kate provides invaluable insights into adapting to the major shifts in higher education.
The Enrollify Network
The Higher Ed Geek is just one of the many amazing podcasts in the Enrollify network where you can dive into compelling stories, innovative ideas, and practical frameworks crafted to elevate your skills as a higher education professional.
If you liked these episodes, odds are good you’ll like other shows focusing on marketing, admissions, and higher ed technology.