Program for the 2014 PDI

Monday, January 13th

9:45 AM

Session Title:
Life Belongs to the Curious: The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at CSU
Presenters:
Jean Morgenweck,Kevin Oltjenbruns
Category:
Outreach
Date:
Monday, January 13th 2014
Start Time:
9:45 AM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
105 Behavioral Sciences Building
Description:
The Osher Lifelong Learning Insitute at Colorado State University is a unique learning community for adults aged 50 and better. Osher offers opportunities to both teachers and learners. Courses, designed to both challenge and inform, are small, engaging and interactive with no tests, stress or prerequisites. Join us today to learn more about Osher's ever-evolving educational offerings and opportunities!
Goals and Target Audience:
Target Audience: Osher is geared toward indivdiuals aged 50 and better, but curious minds of all ages are welcome to attend. Goal: Educate/inform the university community about Osher - who belongs, why belong and what Osher members share

3:30 PM

Session Title:
Integrating A Larger Audience Into Your Web Strategy
Presenters:
Evan Moore,Leslie Taylor,Rachel Gaisford,Kimberly Stern
Category:
Outreach
Date:
Monday, January 13th 2014
Start Time:
3:30 PM
Session Length:
1 Hour
Room:
103 Behavioral Sciences Building
Description:
Whether you know it or not, your web and social media strategy is a vital piece of a prospective student’s experience. About two-thirds of prospective students currently use social media to research colleges, and they aren't just visiting the accounts operated by the Office of Admissions. Come learn about what you can do to integrate a larger audience into your existing web and social strategy, improve your relationship with your current audience by keeping up with new online trends, and ultimately help Colorado State University put the best foot forward with our future Rams.
Goals and Target Audience:
All offices and colleges with existing social media and web strategies that interact with the larger public.