• New Alumni

Developing Students in Order to Develop New Alumni

May 27th, 2016|

With commencement season winding down, colleges and universities around the country are hosting reunions for all generations of their alumni — bringing back established and young alumni alike, as well [...]

  • Career Competencies

Implementing NACE’s ‘Must Have’ Career Competencies

May 25th, 2016|

In an effort to increase the cohesiveness between higher education institutions’ definition of student success and the professional sector’s expectations for recent graduates in the workplace, the National Association of [...]

  • Career Readiness Expectations

Class of 2015 Views on Employment & Alumni Networking

May 24th, 2016|

At the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) 2016 Conference and Expo, NACE Assistant Executive Director Matthew Brink will provide insight into students’ perceptions on career readiness and what [...]

  • #NACE16 Conference & Expo

CampusTap’s 10 Most-Anticipated #NACE16 Sessions

May 18th, 2016|

In three weeks, the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) 2016 Conference and Expo will kick off in Chicago. With thousands of attendees, hundreds of exhibitors and over 85 [...]

  • Columbia Alumni Voices

Program Spotlight: Columbia U’s Alumni Voices

May 13th, 2016|

In August of 2015, the Columbia Alumni Association (CAA) launched its Alumni Voices portal — a survey panel representative of some 3,000 Columbia alumni committed to taking monthly surveys that [...]

  • Student Success

First-Year Mentoring Effects on Student Success

May 12th, 2016|

This time of year, just as colleges and universities are celebrating their graduates, high schools across the country are celebrating their own graduates, many of whom are preparing for the [...]

  • Dan Lugo and Ryan Catherwood cover the merging of alumni relations and career services

Better Together: The Benefits of Merging Alumni Relations & Career Services

May 10th, 2016|

Ryan Catherwood, Longwood University’s Assistant Vice President of Alumni and Career Services, recently wrote about the trend of higher education institutions fusing alumni relations and career services together in order [...]

  • Young Alumni Engagement

The Student View on Boosting Young Alumni Engagement

May 6th, 2016|

Graduation for the Class of 2016 marks the transition from being a student to becoming a professional. It’s also when colleges and universities no longer recognize 2016 graduates as students, [...]

  • Gap Year Experience

The Gap Year Connection to Student Retention

May 5th, 2016|

Before Malia Obama announced that she would defer her enrollment to Harvard until the fall of 2017 and elect to take a gap year, many were unaware that taking a [...]

  • Live Streaming

Invigorating Alumni Engagement Through Live Streaming

May 3rd, 2016|

When Yale University experienced a 33.7 percent alumni donation rate this year — their lowest to date — Association of Yale Alumni Executive Director Jenny Chavira ’89, saw an opportunity [...]