Campus Consortium Webinar Featuring $ 20,000 Grant Award Winner Southeast Technical Institute

The webinar talks about how the university implemented an after hours IT helpdesk dedicated exclusively for students facing trouble at any given time, be it in the night or over the weekends. The Grant Webinar features Southeast Technical Institute which was awarded a $20,000 After Hours IT Helpdesk Grant.

About the Presenter:

Amanda Bormann who is the Technology Manager at Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, SD, has worked there for 8½ years and has been in her current role for 7 years. Her primary role is to oversee the operations of the IT Support Center, which supports 2,000-2,500 students, and has a staff consisting of 2 full-time employees and 3-6 part-time employees at any given time.

EdTalks Featuring University at Buffalo

The EdTalk on “How IT Enables Student Engagement” was by Mr. J. Brice Bible who is the Vice President and Chief Information Officer (VPCIO) At University at Buffalo. Through this EdTalk, discover how IT solutions can encourage student engagement, and ultimately lead to student success.

About the Presenter:

J. Brice Bible brings to the University at Buffalo a passion for higher education and information technology as UB’s Vice President and Chief Information Officer. As the senior IT officer, he is responsible for the oversight of all components of UB’s information technology with special focus on advancing UB’s research and education mission as a progressive university. Bible has over 20 years of experience in higher education information technology services and has managed $35 million annual budgets with divisions as large as 300 people.

Campus Consortium Webinar Featuring $150,000 Grant Award Winner Ana G. Mendez University System

The webinar talks about how the university developed its official mobile and web portal through a seamless process. The Grant Webinar features ANA G Mendez University which was awarded a $150,000 Web and Mobile Campus Grant.

About the Presenter:

Luis E. González who is the Associate Vice President of Information Systems at Ana G. Mendez University System has 38 years in the IT profession, with a specialty on System Development. On the higher education market, his first employment was in the Management Information System Department at the Central Administration of the Universidad de Puerto Rico.

EdTalks Featuring Purdue University

The Webinar on “Groundbreaking Engagement Strategies to Drive Enrollment In Higher-Ed” was by Kristina Wong Davis who serves as the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management at Purdue University. She has shared her thoughts and views as to what are engaging enrollment strategies every institution should look at in the near future and how enrollment management needs to be driven to its end goal.

About the Presenter:

As the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management at Purdue University, Kristina primarily provides leadership to the areas of admissions, financial aid, the registrar and enrollment analysis and reporting. Her passion is access to higher education and ensuring that public higher education is available to students with the drive, interest, and commitment to succeed.

EdTalks Featuring University of Wisconsin-Madison

The Webinar on “The Changing Trends in Higher-Ed With Stronger Cybersecurity” was by Mr. Bob Turner who is Chief Information Security Officer at University of Wisconsin-Madison. He has shared his thoughts and views as to what are engaging cybersecurity developments every institution should look at in the near future and how cybersecurity needs to be driven to its end goal.

About the Presenter:

As the Chief Information Security Officer at University of Wisconsin-Madison, Bob primarily leads the development and delivery of a comprehensive information security and privacy program. His previous experience includes managing consultants focused on cybersecurity policy and compliance with the assessment of information systems and cybersecurity inspection as principal strengths.

EdTalks Featuring University of California, Los Angeles

The Webinar on “The Future of Enrollment Management in Higher-Ed” by Youlonda Copeland-Morgan who serves as the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). She has shared her thoughts and views as to what will enrollment look like in the near future and how will enrollment management meet the needs of Higher-Ed.

About the Presenter:

As the Vice Provost for Enrollment Management at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Youlonda has primary responsibility for achieving UCLA’s undergraduate enrollment goals and oversees Undergraduate Admission, Financial Aid and Scholarships, as well as strategic community outreach functions. Copeland-Morgan has been a recognized leader in higher education for more than 35 years.

Campus Consortium Webinar Featuring $60,000 Grant Award Winner Lincoln University

The webinar talks of how the university developed an official mobile app through a seamless process. The Grant Webinar features Lincoln University, Missouri which was awarded a $60,000 Mobile Campus Grant.

About the Presenter:

John M. Bax who is the CIO at Lincoln University follows experiential, competency based and mobility learning and Software, Platform and Integration as service (cloud) models and how they are shaping Higher Education.

EdTalks Featuring Harvard University

This Webinar is part of our 2020 Series. Peter Bol, Vice Provost for Advances in Learning (VPAL) at Harvad University shares his thoughts and views on: What will education look like in 2020, and how will information technology evolve to meet the needs of students, faculty, and the administration?

About the Presenter:

As the founding director of the Harvard Center for Geographic Analysis, Peter has long been interested in how technology can be used to advance learning and teaching in all fields. He also teaches the HarvardX course, ChinaX, one of the most ambitious and comprehensive massive open online courses ever produced, with content spanning over 15 months. He has taught on-campus versions of the course in both traditional and blended formats for several decades.

Campus Consortium’s Artificial Intelligence Grant Briefing Webinar Featuring BlackBelthelp

Discover the world of Artificial Intelligence for Higher Education. This is where you can learn more on how to apply for the grant, how AI is designed to address the challenges in enrollment, admissions support and much more.

About the Presenter:

BlackBeltHelp is a leading provider of help desk products and services including IT, LMS, Admissions & Enrollments, Financial Aid, Advising, Facilities and Switchboard supporting Higher Education for past 6 years. With over 200 clients globally, BlackBeltHelp provides wide range of product and services to improve help desk administration and end user experience.

EdTalks Featuring Case Western Reserve University

This Webinar is part of our 2020 Series. Sue Workman, Vice President and CIO at Case Western Reserve University shares his thoughts and views on: What will education look like in 2020, and how will information technology evolve to meet the needs of students, faculty, and the administration?

About the Presenter:

Sue B. Workman, Vice President for Information Technology Services and Chief Information Officer of Case Western Reserve University, has had more than three decades of experience in a broad range of functions within the field of Information Technology.
Sue is responsible for creating the vision and strategies which enable the delivery of technology solutions that support Case Western Reserve University’s mission of teaching, learning and research and the day‐to‐day functions of the university.

Campus Consortium Webinar Featuring $150,000 Grant Award Winner Seward County Community College

Seward County Community College was awarded the Campus Consortium IT Grant to cover products and services worth $150,000. This grant was leveraged towards funding the discovery, implementation and setup cost for a mobile, portal, help desk and single sign-on platform.

About the Presenter:

J.J. Widener, Chief Information Officer at Seward County Community College focusing on Information Technology Strategy and Governance, Security and Risk, Infrastructure and Operations, Inspiring Innovation, and Leading My Organization through the Digital Transformation.

EdTalks Featuring The University of Texas at Austin – Part 2

This Webinar is part of our 2020 Series. Phillip Long, Chief Innovation Officer at University of Texas, Austin shares his thoughts and views on: What will education look like in 2020, and how will information technology evolve to meet the needs of students, faculty, and the administration?

About the Presenter:

Philip Long is the Chief Innovation Officer and Assoc. Vice Provost of Learning Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin.

He is one of the driving forces behind Project 2021, UT Austin strategic initiative aimed to align the university towards education innovation, research-informed teaching and learning, and an optimal and life-long student experience.

Campus Consortium Webinar Featuring $20,000 Grant Award Winner William Woods University

William Woods university was awarded the $20,000 IT Helpdesk Grant to provide high quality 24×7 support for students & faculty/staff and excellent marketing feature for prospective students. Campus Consortium Grant Program saved cost on discovery, audit and setup of a helpdesk solution.

About the Presenter:

Michelle Brock, Helpdesk Manager at William Woods University with a demonstrated history of working in the higher education industry. Skilled in Nonprofit Organizations, Event Planning, Customer Service, Technical Support, and Microsoft Word.

EdTalks Featuring The University of Alabama at Birmingham

This Webinar is part of our 2020 Series. Curtis Carver, VP & Chief Innovation Officer at University of Alabama at Birmingham shares his thoughts and views on: What will education look like in 2020, and how will information technology evolve to meet the needs of students, faculty, and the administration?

About the Presenter:

Curtis A. Carver is the Vice President and CIO at University of Alabama at Birmingham

Dr. Carver is an inspirational leader and visionary with more than 30 years of success achieving strategic business goals and transforming lives. He has extensive experience in technology strategy and operations for large multinational organizations.

Campus Consortium Webinar Featuring $60,000 Grant Award Winner Illinois College

Illinois College was awarded the $60,000 Grant to Improve Security and Single Sign-On. Illinois College will use the grant to acquire the QuickLaunch® software provide security and single sign-on to enterprise applications including JICS®, eRezLife (housing), Moodle®, TMS®, lynda.com®, Terra Dotta, echo360®, Adobe® Creative Cloud, Jenzabar®, G-mail®. Learn how Illinois College utilized the Grant towards these intelligent, customizable platforms to not only impart information but also engaged their students, faculty, and staff.

About the Presenter:

Patrick Brown, Chief Information Officer at Illinois College provide leadership in developing technology plans to achieve strategic goals, and especially to enhance student success through technology. He assess and anticipate technology trends, providing the campus community with information needed to make strategic decisions.

EdTalks Featuring The University of Chicago 

This Webinar is part of our 2020 Series. Christopher Higgins, Former Executive Director at University of Chicago shares his thoughts and views on: What will education look like in 2020, and how will information technology evolve to meet the needs of students, faculty, and the administration?

About the Presenter:

Christopher Higgins was the Former Executive Director of the University of Chicago and Ed Tech Futurist. He worked in the field of learning and design for nearly 25 years and has lead numerous multi-disciplinary committees to evaluate and select tools to support advances in learning and student engagement, leading key transitions in learning management systems.

Campus Consortium Webinar Featuring $150,000 Grant Award Winner Ana G. Mendez University System

ANAG Mendez University System was awarded the Campus Consortium IT Grant to cover products and services worth $150,000. This grant was leveraged towards funding the discovery, implementation and setup cost for a mobile, portal and single sign-on platform.

About the Presenter:

–Luis E. Gonzalez, Assistant Vice President and CTO of Sistema Universitario Ana G. Mendez, one of the premier universities in Puerto Rico.

EdTalks Featuring The University of Texas at Austin – Part 1

This Webinar is part of our 2020 Series. Phillip Long, Chief Innovation Officer at University of Texas, Austin shares his thoughts and views on: What will education look like in 2020, and how will information technology evolve to meet the needs of students, faculty, and the administration?

About the Presenter:

Philip Long is the Chief Innovation Officer and Assoc. Vice Provost of Learning Sciences at the University of Texas at Austin.

He is one of the driving forces behind Project 2021, UT Austin strategic initiative aimed to align the university towards education innovation, research-informed teaching and learning, and an optimal and life-long student experience.

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