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 […]

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 […]

Writing and Hunting

I have really gotten into this Nanowrimo thing. Yesterday I wrote 5k and that put me at over 20,000 words today. I know I should be putting that much effort into my thesis work but it’s a different writing style. BUT! I have found that by actually taking the act of writing and staying with […]