Social Media & Crisis Management

Had hoped to get this up sooner and while I had it on slideshare I never actually posted it on my blog.  So here it is, my presentation slider from the NAFSA 2012 Region XII HI/Pacific District Spring Conference. Social media and crisis management View more presentations from Don White

NAFSA Poster Proposal Success!

I’m more than excited to have gotten word that my poster presentation for the NAFSA national convention this summer in Houston, TX. This will be my first time going so having a poster to boot will definitely make this a memorable experience. My poster will cover social media and mobile design and how their uses […]

A Change in Japan’s Higher Education?

While watching NHK World the other day a news brief came on stating that Tokyo University, Todai, on of the most prestigious higher education institutions in Japan was considering a move to an academic year that would begin in the fall. Both NHK and the Wall Street Journal referenced that Todai was examining the issue […]

QR Codes in Higher Ed

QR codes often get a bad rap in higher ed with some even calling them a fad, and thus not worth bothering with. And with how I’ve seen them used I really can’t disagree with them. But I don’t see that as indicative of them being a fad in the sense of hammer pants, rather […]

The non-traditional path to Student Affairs

I can’t say I’ve chosen the easiest path for my career in terms of education. My BA was in International Studies and my MA will be in Asian Studies. More and more I see jobs that would fit me but they require degrees in Education, Higher Ed, or Student Affairs. So why have I made […]